Emergency Preparedness

To help residents and businesses to be better prepared for the risk of flooding, the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) has launched a website containing the new Digital Flood Insurance Rate Maps established by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Pennsylvania Emergency Preparedness Guide (PDF)

This guide will help you become better prepared by learning about:

  • Different kinds of emergencies
  • How to create emergency plans and kits for your home, your vehicle and your workplace
  • How to plan ahead if you have a special need