Emergency Preparedness

All San Mateo residents should prepare for all types of emergencies or hazards; including: earthquakes, winter storms, pandemics/flus, etc.

Browse our Emergency Preparedness section to learn how you can prepare your home and family for any emergency.
Links to Other Helpful Emergency Preparedness Information:
  • SMC ALERT - Register your information to receive important alerts from San Mateo County's Community Alert System
  • Ready.gov - Learn how to Prepare, Plan, and Stay Informed from the US Dept. of Homeland Security
  • SMCReady - Disaster Preparedness Information for San Mateo County
  • SF72.org - You’ll find information about what to do in an emergency, simple steps to get connected, and useful guides to help you get prepared.
  • American Red Cross
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