Office of Emergency Services

Dial 911 for Emergencies

For immediate assistance during an emergency, call 911.

Responsibilities & Overview

The Office of Emergency Services (OES) is responsible for coordinating with County departments, local cities, and special districts to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters.

OES designs and conducts simulated disaster response exercises, and evaluates emergency staff training. OES also maintains the County Emergency Operations Center (EOC) in a state of readiness.

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2017-2018 Fire Season Guide

Prepare for fire season this year with our Fire Season Guide and Fire Evacuation Guide.
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Bark Beetle Information

Find resources and local services to help you prepare for bark beetles near your home or property.
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Critical Emergency Notifications

Register your cell phone to receive critical emergency notifications.
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Nevada County OES on Facebook

Please check out our Facebook page to see upcoming events and connect with the Nevada County Office of Emergency Services.
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Nevada County OES on Twitter

Please check out our Twitter account to see upcoming events and connect with the Nevada County Office of Emergency Services.
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National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS)

There are currently no active alerts from the NTAS.
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Mitigation Plan

Nevada County is partnering with Grass Valley, Nevada City, Truckee and several special districts to update their 2017 Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP). The 2011-2016 Hazard Mitigation Plan is also available.
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Nevada County Weather

National Weather Service for Nevada City and Truckee.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Find frequently asked questions for the Office of Emergency Services.