Emergency Preparedness Resources

Will you be ready if there is an emergency?

BCHD encourages all City residents to learn more about the types of emergencies that can happen in Baltimore and how to become more prepared.  Visit the pages and fact sheets below for information on how to prepare for and respond to a variety of emergencies.  

Types of Emergencies:

Severe Weather/Natural Disasters

2010 Flooding Inner Harbor   Snowmageddon street pic   2010 Tornado damage w/ firetruck    Sand bags in Fells Point--Hurricane Irene

Public Health Emergencies

Other Emergencies

You can become more prepared by following these 3 steps:

Preparedness Resources for City Residents

Preparedness Resources for City Businesses and Organizations

Preparedness Resources for Special Populations:


For more preparedness information:

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