Emergency Management and Homeland Security

America’s PrepareAthon “National Day of Action”

Denver’s “Day of Action” preparedness fair will have representatives available from Denver’s Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security, RTD, the Commission for People with Disabilities, and other Denver agencies and organizations to explain how you can be better prepared in an emergency/disaster event. Stop by the booths to receive preparedness information for you and your family.

WHO: Everyone is invited 
WHERE: The Webb Building Atrium, 201 W. Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80202
WHEN: Thursday, April 30, 2015
TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 

Winter Storm Preparedness

Denver can experience extreme winter storms anytime between October and late May. To find tips on how to prepare your family for the winter, we recommend visiting READYColorado.com.

Denver's daily weather forecast

Denver's Snow Removal Plan

 Learn more about Denver’s Outdoor Warning Siren System and view a map of the siren locations

For up to the minute weather information register you phone with the

 National Weather Service Mobile Decision Support Services (MDSS)

Latest News & Events

Aug 29, 2014

Be Disaster Aware"Be Disaster Aware, Take Action to Prepare"
September is National Preparedness Month and the City and County of Denver is participating in America’s PrepareAthon!.

Jul 30, 2014

Many people, including those of us with disabilities, wonder what role disabled CERT members can play during an actual disaster or incident.

Jan 30, 2014

Light snow will begin to spread east into the city this afternoon around 2 to 3 pm. This will be lighter and drier snow compared to yesterday, but will still have a major impact on road conditions.

Jan 30, 2014

Ready is a national public service advertising (PSA) campaign designed to educate and empower Americans to prepare for and respond to emergencies including natural and man-made disasters. 

Jan 30, 2014

As the temperatures dip and the snowflakes fly, don't forget that Denver property owners must clear the sidewalks adjacent to their property so that everyone has safe access.

Contact Us

The Mayor's Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security

1437 Bannock Street, Room 3
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 720-865-7600
Fax: 720-865-7691