Boulder Office of Emergency Management

The Boulder Office of Emergency Management (OEM) plans, coordinates and supports a wide-range of activities that help prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters and large-scale emergencies, while also reducing vulnerabilities to hazards.
Emergency Status
Click here for emergency and severe weather updates.

Emergency Alert Program
The Emergency Alert Program allows residents of Boulder County and all cities within the county to be notified of emergency situations in a variety of ways including on their cell phone, home and work phones and by text messaging and e-mail.

You will receive time-sensitive messages for your chosen locations such as home, work, school and family.
You pick where, you pick how.

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Disaster Preparedness
Boulder OEM prepared a Disaster Preparedness Guide, as well as materials to be informed, make a plan, and build a kit. Disasters and emergencies can affect anyone at anytime - visit Boulder OEM's Disaster Preparedness page to ensure you are prepared for emergencies.