Emergency Management

The Office of Emergency Management coordinates disaster planning efforts and training of City employees to strengthen preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation during all hazards affecting our community.  The Office of Emergency Management also manages the Emergency Operations Center (EOC), which is staffed with City personnel to ensure a unified response to support our community throughout the duration of any disaster.




Raleigh Municipal Building
222 W. Hargett St.
Suite 307
Raleigh, NC 27601



Our Mission: To establish and maintain a strategic framework aligning policy, people and activities into a comprehensive integrated all-hazard program; to efficiently guide critical information and City resources; and to coordinate external resources in collaboration with governmental and private sector partners before, during and after major emergencies or disasters.

Our Vision: To have a city that can anticipate risk, limit impact, and bounce back rapidly through survival, adaptability, evolution, and growth in the face of turbulent change.