Welcome to the Emergency Preparedness Division website.  The Jacksonville Fire/Rescue Department Emergency Preparedness Division serves as the Consolidated City of Jacksonville/Duval County Emergency Management authority. The Division oversees the Duval County Emergency Operations Center and Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan.  It is our mission to support our citizens and first responders and to ensure that as a community we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.

2017 Hurricane Season Summary


Procedures Regarding Emergency Environmental Control for Assisted Living/Nursing Home Facilities

In an effort to assist Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities meet the criteria of the Emergency Rule 59AER17-1 Emergency Power; the City of Jacksonville Emergency Preparedness Division has put together a list of essential criteria to assist you with development of your plan. Please follow this link to learn more.