• Learn about KCDEM Programs
  • Prepare in a Year: Be 2 Weeks Ready
  • Boating Safety
  • COVID-19

Executive Session Meeting Tuesday May 31, 2022

WHO:  Emergency Management Council (EMC) invited participants WHAT:  Executive Session Meeting WHEN:  Tuesday May 31, 2022 Time:  9:30AM WHERE:  Via Zoom SUBJECT:  To discuss a potential litigation matter EMC Meeting AGENDA 05.31.2022 Final

Prepare in a Year

Learn more about what you can do to be at least 2 weeks ready before disaster strikes.

KCDEM Programs

The Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management (KCDEM) runs many volunteer programs to increase the county’s ability to respond to and recover from disasters. KCDEM also runs other programs to improve emergency response.  These include:

  • Community Points oDistribution: Recovery resources to be used by emergency responders and volunteers after a major earthquake. 
  • Community Warning System: Emergency alerts to warn those within Kitsap County of incidents.
  • Disaster Supply Logistics: Coordinating alternative transportation modes such as horseback, flotillas, and off-road vehicles to move supplies and people after a disaster.

Learn more about KCDEM programs.

Be Alert!

The Kitsap County Alert is an emergency notification system that helps you stay informed about the local hazards and threats that may impact you and your family. To register or update your information, click here. Sign ups are free!

Holiday Closures

KCDEM office will be closed on Monday, June 20 for the Juneteenth federal holiday.

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Thank you volunteers!

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