Plan to escape at night
According to the NFPA, half of home fire deaths happen overnight. Make a family fire escape plan and practice it at least twice a year, both during the day and at night.
Working Smoke Alarms
According the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), almost two-thirds of home fire deaths happen in homes without working smoke alarms. Test yours today!
Severe Weather Season
Severe weather season is here! Sign up for emergency alerts through the Town’s Connect CTY system. Click here for details.
If Lightning Strikes
Local storms can cause severe damage. If you think your home has been struck by lightning, call 911 immediately. Let the Fire Department check for potential hazards.
Are you in the Ember Zone?
Did you know that homes within one mile of a natural area are in the “Ember Zone”? See the Emergency Management – Other Resources page to learn more.
Be Prepared for Emergencies
One of the best things you can do for your family is to build an emergency supply kit. Find out more about emergency preparedness at FEMA’s website.