Emergency Management

Flood in front of Shone Lumber
The Office of Emergency Management is charged with preparing New Castle County and the public to manage activities before, during, and after the impact of natural and technological disaster agents to protect lives and property within the county.

Comprehensive Emergency Management
The office operates under the concept of comprehensive emergency management, which applies to all types of hazards and requires a partnership among all levels of government, the private sector, industry, voluntary organizations, and the public.

Outreach
To request a presentation from the Office of Emergency Management, download the presentation request form, fill it out with as much detail as possible, and fax or mail it back to us.