Office of Emergency Management

Mission Statement:

The City of Annapolis Office of Emergency Management provides vision, direction, and subject matter expertise in order to coordinate the City’s all hazards emergency preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation efforts and develop an overall culture of safety.

Preparedness Focus: Winter Storm
December 1 - March 31

Main Street Snow Shoveler
Kevin J. Simmons, Director
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Residents may elect to receive updates from the Office of Emergency Management across several media platforms:

  • 'Prepare Me Annapolis' Mobile App (iPhone & Android platforms)
  • Facebook
  • Twitter @annapolisOEM
  • the radio (1430 AM WNAV)
  • Alerts from the CodeRed Notification System

The CodeRed Notification system is a communication service that allows the Office of Emergency Management to quickly notify citizens about emergency situations through phone, email, or text message alert. All citizens and businesses are encouraged to register.

Information about CodeRed Service