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Emergency Management

Our Mission

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

The Emergency Operations Center is at Response Operations Level - Normal. (Updated on Monday Oct. 16th at 8:00am)

This message will be updated as necessary when conditions change.

To receive alerts, advisories, and community messaging on your phone from the Office of Emergency Management, text your MOA Zip Code to 888-777 (Nixle).

You can also sign up at Nixle.com.   

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

KFQD Radio 750 AM and 103.7 FM

KFQD Radio Link

Stay Connected to the Information that Matters Most:

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Text your zip code to 888777 and receive real-time alerts and advisories directly from police, fire, and other Muni agencies.

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If YOU have an emergency, CALL 9-1-1

Call 9-1-1 if you have an emergency
    • Emergency Management
    • Director: Kevin Spillers
    • 1305 E Street, Anchorage, AK 99501
    • 907 343-1401