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Emergency Management

This division provides a wide variety of emergency management and disaster preparedness information. As you explore our site, it is our hope that you become increasingly aware of the services and information available to you from the Tacoma Fire Department.

If you have questions or are unable to locate the information that you are looking for, please call (253) 594-7980 or email us at Emergency Management.

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Spotlight on Preparedness

We all must take action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work, and visit. 


One of the keys to surviving a disaster is to have seven to 14 days worth of supplies on hand. Check out the following videos for details on the types of supplies to include in your disaster kit for home and for work.  


Emergency Management


Contact Information
Emergency Management Division
420 S. Fawcett Street
Tacoma, WA 98402

Phone: (253) 973-9214

Business Hours
Monday- Friday
8 AM - 5 PM

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