Emergency Management Office
The Emergency Management Office prepares for, mitigates against, responds to and assists in the recovery from natural and man-made disasters.
Fort Worth's outdoor warning system may be activated for any kind of emergency — not just severe weather. Learn more about the city's outdoor warning system.
As part of their emergency preparedness plan, Fort Worth residents can receive the CASA weather radar images by downloading the free CASA Alerts app from the App Store.
What should you do if you end up on the site of a shooting? Check out this video from the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) Program to learn the steps you should take to survive an active shooting event.
Emergency Preparedness for Residents With Functional Needs
- Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) training available at two sessions (Aug. 6, 2018)
- An excessive heat warning applies to pets, too (July 19, 2018)
- Jim Davis is the new Fort Worth fire chief (July 18, 2018)
- Extreme heat in the forecast (May 31, 2018)
- There are numerous ways to receive warnings during an emergency (May 11, 2018)
- Fort Worth provides alerts for residents with functional needs (March 15, 2018)
- Fort Worth SNAP program provides help for special-need residents in times of emergency (Jan. 4, 2018)
- Siren system provides warnings when you're outdoors (March 25, 2016)
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View a copy of the Tarrant County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Action Plan.