Emergency Management is a managerial function charged with creating the framework within which communities reduce vulnerability to hazards and cope with disasters.
Vision: Seek to promote safer, less vulnerable communities with the capacity to cope with hazards and disasters.
There is an App for that!
Sign up for Cumberland County’s CodeRED app which is activated by Cumberland County Regional Communications Center (9-1-1) to inform citizens of important notifications of severe weather, road closures, criminal activity, fires, evacuations, missing persons, etc.
It is FREE to sign up for CodeRED. The secure sign-up page will allow you to enter your home and/or business address to ensure it will be included when a message is sent.
To sign-up just click on the side bar for CodeRED Sign-UP or go to the Cumberland County Regional Communications Center page of this website.
~ The FEMA app is your one-stop-shop with tools and tips to keep you safe before, during, and after disasters.
~ Stay updated with weather-related alerts from the National Weather Service.
~ Upload and share your disaster photos to help out emergency managers.
~ Save a custom list of the items in your family’s emergency kit, as well as the places you will meet in case of an emergency.
~ Get tips on what to do before, during, and after over 20-types of disasters.
~ Locate open shelters and where to talk to FEMA, in person, at Disaster Recovery Centers.