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Local Texas Emergency and Preparedness Sites

  • Local Texas Red Cross chapters

  • City of Brownsville Office of Emergency Management
    Information on current Homeland Security alert levels, local weather, terrorism preparedness, family disaster plan, disaster supplies, family disaster supplies calendar. 

  • Ready South Texas
    The City of San Antonio, Bexar County and Comal County are working with the Governor's Division of Emergency Management and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to strengthen local and national security. 

  • North Central Texas Council of Governments
    Builds a foundation for lasting partnerships and proactive Emergency Preparedness in North Central Texas through advocacy, information sharing, and collaboration. The department also partners with state and federal agencies that are charged with emergency management mitigation, training, response and recovery responsibilities. 

  • Our Community Responds
    A website designed to help Houstonians prepare before a natural disaster or emergency strikes. Contains information regarding hurricane supply kits, evacuation plans, the 211 Texas system, pets and livestock, special needs, and tips for sheltering in place. 

  • Houston Office of Emergency Management
    This office is responsible for coordinating the City of Houston's preparation for and response to emergency situations. 

  • Harris County Regional Joint Information Center
    Breaking news, hurricane preparedness information. 

  • Fort Worth-Tarrant County Emergency Management Office
    This office is responsible for disaster planning for the City of Fort Worth and portions of Tarrant County. This is accomplished by conducting a program of comprehensive emergency management principles. 

  • Galveston County Office of Emergency Management
    This office is responsible for the development and implementation of a comprehensive emergency program for Galveston County. This Plan addresses disaster mitigation, planning and preparedness, response to, and recovery.
Last updated July 12, 2016