Emergency Management Services Division

The Emergency Management Services Division (EMSD) works with local, state and federal partners so that we are ready and able to respond.

(510) 238-3938
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The City of Oakland is developing a Local Hazard Mitigation Plan. Information on the plan and how you can participate will be available here starting January 15, 2021.

The Emergency Management Services Division (EMSD) manages the City of Oakland's Emergency Operations Center (EOC). EMSD teaches people how to prepare for a disaster through the Communities of Oakland Respond to Emergencies (CORE). EMSD also collaborates with community-based organizations on disaster preparedness.