Special Needs Registry
Do you know someone who may need some extra help during an emergency? Are you wheelchair bound or on oxygen? Fill out your information here and our responders will be able to give you priority assistance.
EM, LexCall & E-911 have a new home
Lexington Emergency Management, LexCall, E-911 and Police/Fire Dispatchers are all under one roof inside the Public Safety Operations Center
Be Ready Stormy Days Ahead
October and November are Kentucky’s second “tornado season.” Temperatures can rise and fall quickly and that means uncertain, sometimes story weather. Know what to do before the tornado arrives.
Learn About DEM
“Emergency management” is our name and our number one job – but what do we do around the DEM office when no disasters are happening?
Trick or Treat Safely this Halloween – While most communities will celebrate Halloween on Monday, October 31st, many groups, schools and organizations will start holiday activities this …
Fall Med Toss Event is Saturday – Residents are encouraged to clean out their medicine cabinet this weekend and properly dispose of unwanted, unused or outdated prescription …
Be Ready to Drop, Cover and Hold On for the Great Central US ShakeOut – Lexington’s Division of Emergency Management, along with other local, state, regional and national agencies want you to take one minute …
October is Cyber Security Month – October marks the 16th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month, an event created by leadership from the U.S. Department of …
New Public Safety Operations Center Opens in Lexington – Lexington became a safer, more efficient city on Thursday with the opening of the Public Safety Operations Center, Mayor Jim …