Winter Weather Preparedness

How prepared are you for Winter Storms? A new season brings a new set of hazards to prepare for.  Winter storms can bring snow, freezing rain, ice, high winds, and […]

Winter Weather National Weather Service

Visit the National Weather Service for the Complete Briefing: Winter Weather        

Hurricane Florence Recovery Assistance

Durham Residents Affected by Hurricane Florence May Apply for FEMA assistance To apply for SBA Disaster Assistance, go online to the Electronic Loan Application via the Small Business Association’s secure […]

GoMaps Find My Parcel- Flood Plain Map

GO Maps Link STATE FLOOD MAPPING SYSTEM How to Use: Users need to navigate to the binoculars highlighted in yellow in the image below: Type your address into the search […]

National Preparedness Month 2018

Disasters Happen. Prepare Now. Learn How. National Preparedness Month is a nationwide initiative to recognize the need to prepare ourselves and our families for the the worst to happen. Last […]

Preparedness For Hurricane Michael

Visit for more information about preparing for Hurricanes. If you have are looking for Shelter information visit HERE. If you are asked to Evacuate visit HERE. Individuals with Disabilities […]


Hurricán Florence – Preguntas más frecuentes A continuación, se muestra una lista de preguntas que muchos pueden tener sobre los servicios de Durham durante el Huracán Florence. Este listado se […]

Durham County Hazard Mitigation Plan

As the costs of disasters continue to rise, governments and ordinary citizens must find ways to reduce hazard risks to our communities and ourselves. Efforts made to reduce hazard risks […]

Practice Heat Safety

Durham County summers are hot. Heat is one of the leading weather-related killers in the United States, resulting in hundreds of fatalities each year and even more heat-related illnesses. In […]