All posts by AlertDurham

National Preparedness Month 2019

Prepared, Not Scared. National Preparedness Month is a nationwide initiative to recognize the need to prepare ourselves and our families for the the worst to happen. Last year was fraught […]

Preparedness For Hurricane Dorian

Prepare Now: Have you signed up for our community Emergency Alert System? Click here to sign up for AlertDurham Do you have a NOAA Weather Radio? Verified NOAA Weather Radios receives […]

Employment Disaster Recovery Relief Durham

Image credit goes to the Durham Bulls´╗┐ In light of the impact of the recent gas explosion in Durham, the community of small business support providers are here to assist […]

Access and Functional Needs Registration Forms

The Durham County Emergency Management Division provides for the voluntary registration of county residents who have access and functional needs and will need assistance during an evacuation. Access and functional […]

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 […]

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 […]

Local Emergency Planning Committees(LEPC)

What is the LEPC? The LEPC is a group of concerned individuals from different local agencies and businesses within Durham County who ensure that our community has the emergency planning […]

Reduce the Spread of Germs!

This flu season is the second most deadly flu season since 2006. Only the 2009 flu season, notable for the prevalence of the H1N1 strand, had more deaths and hospitalizations. […]

Community Emergency Response Team

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates volunteers about disaster preparedness for the hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as […]