Important News & Events

2019 Flood Event


Click for information specific to the 2019 Pottawattamie County Flooding

Current Weather Status


Click for the latest National Weather Service forecast & info for Pottawattamie County

Winter Weather Preparedness


Click  for a video on winter weather preparedness. 

About Us

Our Mission ...

Protecting the whole community by coordinating, supporting, and integrating activities to mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from all hazards. 

Our Principles ...

Be a mission-driven agency that strives to be comprehensive, progressive, risk-driven, integrated, collaborative, coordinated, flexible, and professional. 

Did You Know ...

The emergency management agency is the only local government entity that coordinates and supports multiple disciplines; maintains an all-hazards focus; and has regional jurisdiction. 

What Is Emergency Management