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Emergency Management

The State of Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management is handling the Individual Assistance applications for federal aid for the 11/30/18 Point Mackenzie Earthquake.

The application deadline is January 29th, 2019. The application is available at

If you have any questions regarding this please call 1-855-445-7131.

If you are reporting issues regarding the land in your neighborhood (i.e. sinkholes, cracks etc) please report them to the Project Management and Engineering Office.

Our Mission

To protect life and property and to ensure the safety, health and welfare of the residents of Anchorage.

The Emergency Operations Center is at Response Operations Level - Normal. Conditions are being monitored and the information below will be updated weekly or as necessary.

This information was updated Monday, December 3rd at 4:30PM.

To receive information, tips, and other messaging concerning emergency preparedness on your smartphone from the Office of Emergency Management, text your MOA Zip Code to 888-777 (Nixle).

You can also sign up at to receive email messages and adjust your account preferences.


Click on the picture for a printable version of: Evacuations and Sheltering FAQ!

Frequently Ask Questions about evacuation and emergency sheltering

Staying Informed During a Disaster

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Text your zip code to 888777 to receive emergency preparedness messages from the OEM, as well as real-time alerts directly from police, fire, and other Muni agencies.

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    • Emergency Management
    • Director: Kevin Spillers
    • 1305 E Street, Anchorage, AK 99501
    • 907 343-1401