The LongmontOEM.org website is used when there is a large scale emergency impacting multiple areas of the City of Longmont, Colorado. It is updated on an as needed basis during these emergency situations and events, often when the City's EOC (Emergency Operations Center) has been activated. When this site is not active, please visit the City of Longmont's main website for the latest information at http://longmontcolorado.gov or visit the City of Longmont's Office of Emergency Management's site. If you are looking for up to date weather information for our area, please visit the National Weather Service website for Denver/Boulder.
Remember these three steps to being prepared!
1. Getting information and staying updated in our area is the first step in preparedness. Pay attention to your local news resources, sign up for eNotifications via the City of Longmont website, subscribe to updates from this website (see right sidebar), visit Boulder OEM and via the NOAA Weather Radio for updates.
2. Make sure you can be notified. We suggest that you get a weather radio because it is quick and reliable. Be sure to register your mobile phone number and sign up for emergency telephone alerts at boco911alert.com.
3. Make sure you have basic plans for where to seek shelter, how to evacuate (what to bring and route to take). Decide ahead of time how to reunite with friends and family and what is needed for 72 hours of self care.
You can also visit the City of Longmont's social media sites:
- Twitter: @cityoflongmont https://twitter.com/cityoflongmont
- Facebook : City of Longmont https://www.facebook.com/cityoflongmontco
- Facebook : Public Safety https://www.facebook.com/LongmontFirePoliceOEM
- Twitter: @longmontps https://twitter.com/longmontps
City of Boulder and Boulder County Social Media Sites:
- http://www.boulderoem.com/emergency-status/ (Boulder Office of Emergency Management)
- http://www.bouldercounty.org/ (Boulder County)
- http://www.BoulderCountyFlood.org (resources available to all Boulder County residents)
- http://www.BoulderFloodInfo.net (City of Boulder resources and information)
- @BoulderCounty (county)
- @BoulderColorado (city)
- @BoulderOEM (Boulder City & County Office of Emergency Management)
- @BoulderCoHHS (Boulder County Housing & Human Services)