Sandbag locations:

Old Moana Swimming Pool at 240 W. Moana Ln. - Open 24 hours | Idlewild Park, Nevada Peace Officers Memorial at 2055 Idlewild Dr. - Open 24 hours | Public Works Corporation Yard at 1640 E. Commercial Row - Open Tuesday through Friday from 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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Disaster Preparedness


Are You READY? 

Be ready when Disaster Strikes.  There are many different kinds of disasters that can affect the Reno area.  Due to our terrain, dry summers and high temperatures, Fire is a real threat to Northern Nevadans.  Is your home as safe as it can be?  Here are some tips to get ready.  Remember, the best defense for surviving a disaster is  being prepared.  

During an emergency often,  resources are overextended and additional help may take time to arrive.  It is vitally important for you to be self-sufficient for up to three days.  Remember these three important steps to being prepared:

Above all:  BE READY!

Great sources of information can be found at the American Red Cross and the Federal Emergency Management Agency: 

American Red Cross      Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

For additional information:

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 Emergency Preparedness Guide


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