About Us

Our mission is to safeguard lives and property through effective emergency management by coordination of public and private resources, development of response plans, implementation of emergency operations, and preparation through training and education. We:

  • manage all emergency preparedness program areas within the County
  • develop and implement comprehensive disaster planning, mitigation, and response activities within the County, under the provisions of Florida Statutes
  • develop and maintain emergency plans for all types of natural and man-made hazards
  • provide the analysis and recommendations necessary to make decisions that will effectively save lives and protect property in emergencies

Presentations on emergency preparedness are available to the general public on request. Call 954-831-3900 for more information.

Emergency Management Division 

Emergency Management Division

201 NW 84th Avenue
Plantation, Florida 33324
Ph. 954-831-3900
Fax 954-382-5805
FLRELAY: 1-800-955-8771


A member of the National Emergency Management Association.