Emergency Preparedness

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Make a Plan 

Preparedness begins in the home.  READYColorado encourages every person to develop a plan for responding to disasters. This includes having a well-stocked emergency kit at home, in the car, and at work. 

Emergency Notification System

Sign up for ArapAlert emergency notifications

The City, in partnership with the Arapahoe County E-911 Authority, operates a state-of-the-art emergency notification system to alert citizens about emergencies and other important community news. The emergency notification system enables the City to provide essential information quickly in a variety of situations, such as fires, floods, evacuation of buildings or neighborhoods, and other emergencies.

Arapahoe County, CO Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan


Englewood City Council adopted the Arapahoe County Multi-Hazards Mitigation Plan 2015-2020 on December 21, 2015. The plan serves as a blueprint for coordinating and implementing hazard mitigation policies.  The plan is available on the Arapahoe County website.

Declared Disasters

On July 25, 2018, the City of Englewood declared a disaster following the storm on July 24, 2018. (Disaster Declaration)

Other Resources

The following links contain practical information to help your family prepare for disasters: