Emergency Management

  1. National Preparedness Month: Be Informed

    The City of Irving is encouraging residents to prepare for such hazards as severe thunderstorms, tornadoes, snow, ice, extreme heat and flooding. This month is a good time to learn about the types of hazards the city can face and how to be prepared. Read on...
  2. National Preparedness Month: Assemble an Emergency Supply Kit

    When an emergency happens, there may not be time to gather all of the items and documents needed. An emergency supply kit can be assembled before an event occurs and is ready to "grab and go" when needed. Read on...
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Responsibilities

The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is responsible for coordination of city services during a disaster. This includes creating plans to help the City of Irving be prepared, training with all departments throughout the city and exercising those plans. It also includes setting up the Emergency Operations Center when a large emergency has occurred.

OEM is actively looking for opportunities to build relationships with the public, as well as private businesses.

Emergency Assistance

When assistance is needed for police, fire, and medical emergencies, call 911. The following are non-emergency assistance contacts:

Be Prepared

Would you know what to do in an emergency? Irving's Assistant Emergency Management Coordinator offered tips on emergency preparedness during a program at the South Irving Library.