Scheduled FY2020-2021 Board Meetings:
April 26 • May 24 • June 28
Major Arizona Incidents
- Tussock Fire (Wildfire)on May 16, 2021 at 2:52 pm
Southwest Type 1 Team 2, led by Incident Commander Dave Bales, assumed management of the Tussock Fire.CENTRAL & WESTERN AZ FIRE RESTRICTIONS ARE IN EFFECT NOW. BE CAREFUL! DANGEROUS FIRE WEATHER TODAY!EVACUATIONS HAVE BEEN LIFTED BY THE YAVAPAI SHERIFF'S OFFICE. Residents should REMAIN PREPARED in the event an evacuation order is issued. CROWN KING REMAINS CLOSED TO ALL NON RESIDENTS. More information on READY-SET-GO: https://ein.az.gov/ready-set-go Area residents should sign up with the Yavapai County Emergency Notification System - Code Red to receive any emergency alerts. AREA CLOSURES As a reminder to the public, with the increased fire vehicles in the area, for public and firefighter safety people should not travel into any of the fire area. Visitors are being asked to avoid the area to allow residents, firefighting personnel and equipment to maneuver as needed to get into the fire area. Crown King is closed to non-residents. There is a Public Safety Closure on the...
- Gila River Fire (Wildfire)on May 14, 2021 at 9:27 pm
5/14 update: Fire 90% contained, in monitor
Disaster Preparedness at Your Fingertips
Take the first step toward emergency preparedness by downloading the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) app.
Did you know your smartphone can be an important tool to help you prepare?
Many people use mobile applications (apps) to receive updates on severe weather, help them plan for emergencies, and stay informed of community activities.
The Disaster Information Management Research Center compiled apps from various organizations to help you find appropriate and trustworthy applications including those from FEMA and the American Red Cross. These apps cover the following areas:
- Family Reunification
- American Red Cross Suite of Apps
- Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Hazardous Substances
- Medical and Health Information
- Responder Support and Safety including field operations guides
- Psychological Health Tools for staying emotionally healthy
- U.S. Federal Agencies
- Surveillance and Alerts such as disease outbreaks and severe weather warnings
Having preparedness information and planning tools literally at your fingertips is an easy way to take action now!