The city’s Office of Emergency Management is responsible for managing preparedness, mitigation, response, and recovery at a local level.
- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) at http://www.fema.gov/ provides guidance to all levels of government and the whole community regarding preparedness and disaster relief information. They maintain detailed brochures regarding preparedness for individuals with access and functional needs, pets, seniors, children, and a variety of other resources.
- http://www.ready.gov provides information on how to become informed, be prepared, make a plan, build an emergency kit, and become involved in making your community prepared. This includes information for individuals and businesses.
- For information on flu symptoms, prevention, treatment, who is at risk, and statistical data go to http://www.flu.gov/#