Emergency Plans and Annexes

Emergency Management Cycle (Disaster > Respond > Recover > Prepare)


The Emergency Management Department (EMD) leads the City's effort in the development of citywide emergency plans, revises and distributes the Emergency Operations Master Plan and Master Procedures and Annexes, and updates and disseminates guidelines for the emergency response and recovery plans. The department also reviews and tests departmental emergency plans to ensure city departments are ready to fulfill their respective emergency missions. For more information on EMD plans, programs,and activities, call (213) 484-4800 or e-mail: emdcommunications@lacity.org