Emergency Management Director
John Duross, Fire Chief
Enhancing community safety and survival through mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery.
The City of Saco Office of Emergency Management is a functional department within the city structure, the office is the local representative of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The office is responsible for the development and upkeep of the city's emergency response and all hazards plans.
Each year many Americans become ill, are injured and some die as a result of unsafe products. Some of this can be avoided by being vigilant, we hope you will find this link to the Consumer Product Safety Commission useful.
FEMA opens call center for National Flood Insurance Program policyholders and disaster survivors
Today the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) launched a National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) call center pilot program to serve and support policyholders with the servicing of their claims.
Preparing for severe weather
Here is a list of projects you can do to help prepare your home for severe weather.
Are you prepared?
72hours.org is one of several websites that offer excellent advice on how to prepare for disasters. For a list of sites, see our Useful information and links page.
The Citizen Corps is a Federal Emergency Management Agency project to coordinate volunteer safety activities.
Community Emergency Response Team
The Community Emergency Response Team program is designed to train citizens to respond to emergency situations.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has information on preparing for terrorist attacks and other emergencies. For more information, click on the link to www.ready.gov.
Department of Homeland Security
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has information on preparing for terrorist attacks and other emergencies.