On December 5, 2018, Nevada County hosted a Wildfire Prevention and Preparedness Town Hall. The meeting was extremely well attended with almost 500 residents coming to the Rood Center to watch the meeting, and thousands more tuning in live online. Read More
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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.