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Learn more about the Office of Emergency Management, including the phases of emergency management, governmental affairs, activation levels and the comprehensive emergency management plan.
2014 Hurricane Season
The 2014 Hurricane Season is here. Do you live in a Storm Surge Zone? The projected areas of the county that are at risk for a storm surge are a significant change from what we have been used to for the last 10 years. Find out more information about your area and check out the list of Hurricane Evacuation Centers.
Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan
The Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan (CEMP) establishes the framework to ensure that Miami-Dade County and its municipalities are prepared to deal with these hazards.
EOC Activation Levels:
The Miami-Dade Emergency Operations Center (EOC) operates at one of three levels of readiness in order to carry out its mission. These levels are described and are patterned to closely match the Florida Division of Emergency Management EOC activation levels to maintain consistent definitions.
The Residential Health Care Facility (RHCF) Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan Review Program was introduced as a result of state legislation requiring certain health care facilities to prepare and annually update a comprehensive emergency management plan (CEMP).
2012-2013 Annual Emergency Preparedness Report
Check out Miami-Dade County's annual preparedness report to learn more on how the County prepares, responds and manages disasters and emergencies.
The Emergency Management Accreditation Program
The Miami-Dade Office of Emergency Management has been granted full accreditation by The Emergency Management Accreditation Program, the only nationally recognized accreditation process for emergency management programs.
Communities Organized to Respond in Emergencies
Miami-Dade Communities Organized to Respond in Emergencies (M-D C.O.R.E.) is a coalition of faith-based and community organizations established to meet the immediate and long-term needs of the community when affected by a disaster. Connections between these organizations and with emergency management professionals will help foster communications and coordination, enhance preparedness, speed recovery efforts, and create more disaster-resilient communities.
Turkey Point Siren Test
A mandatory siren test for the Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant will occur from 12:45 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on March 7, June 6, September 5 and December 5, 2014. Residents that hear sirens sounding during this time should understand that this is a test and only a test. For more information please call 3-1-1.Back to Top Page Last Edited: Tue Jul 15, 2014 3:09:38 PM
Turkey Point Siren Test
The next Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant siren test will occur
on September 5, 2014,
from 12:45 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
This is only a test
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