National Preparedness Month
September is National Preparedness Month! This year's theme focuses on helping older adults prepare for disasters and emergencies, but we think it's important for people of all ages to be prepared! Check out some of these great resources to prepare you and your family for the different hazards we face in Routt County:
- Routt County Emergency Preparedness
- American Red Cross - Tips to prepare for every day in September
- American Red Cross - Create a Go-Kit
- Register for Routt County Alerts!
- Join the Routt County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)!
Battery Backup Power Systems
Do you use life-sustaining medical equipment that uses electricity? You may be eligible to receive a battery backup power system. Visit ucdenver.edu/cide/sip for more information and to apply.
Routt County Multi-Agency Coordination Group 3rd Quarter Meeting
This meeting will be held on Thursday, September 28, from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM in the Routt County Community Room at 135 6th Street and virtually via Zoom. This meeting is open to the public.
Can You Be Reached in an Emergency?
If we can't reach you - we can't alert you!
Routt County uses Routt County Alerts powered by Everbridge to make sure you know about issues that may affect your safety. This system allows Routt County to contact thousands of residents in seconds so you can find out about an emergency right away.
Get up-to-the-minute information about threats, hazards, severe weather, and much more! Register at routtcountyalerts.com. Sign-up is free, only takes a few minutes, and can provide you and your family with critical information in an emergency.
We offer alerts in multiple languages, and you can let us know of any Access or Functional Needs you or someone in your household may need extra assistance with in the event of an emergency. Complete your registration today!
Are you looking for assistance with registering for Routt County Alerts? We put together this quick video to guide you through the process. If you still need assistance, give us a call at 970-870-5549!