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Ohio Emergency Management Agency EMAP Accreditation

Current Weather Watches, Warnings or Advisories for Ohio

80th Anniversary
1937 Ohio River Flood – Greatest Natural Disaster
in Tri-State History

      Scattered Rain And Snow Showers

NWS – The 1937 Ohio River Flood remains the flood of record for many locations along the Ohio River, leaving an estimated 350 people dead and nearly one million homeless. The flood devastated communities from Pittsburg to Illinois.
Click here to read the National Weather Service’s historic report.




    News

02.01.2017:  Ohio EMA to Provide Security Improvement Grants to Nonprofit Organizations
01.19.2017:  Ohio Department Of Public Safety Offers Toolkit For Mall Active Shooter Tabletop Exercises
01.11.2017:  Ohio EMA Now Accepting Safe Room Applications
01.03.2017:  URSB January 9, 2017 Meeting Agenda
01.03.2017:  FEMA Awards $1,292,805 Grant to the Village of Valley View for Acquisitions and Elevations
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 Security Grants for Nonprofits (H.B. No. 384)

Notice of Funding Opportunity

Ohio Emergency Management Agency (Ohio EMA)
Security Grants for Nonprofits (H.B. No. 384)

Period of Performance:
April 19, 2017 -- June 30, 2018

The Ohio EMA Security Grants for Nonprofits program provides funding to nonprofit organizations for eligible security improvements that assist the organization in preventing, preparing for, and responding to acts of terrorism. Deadline for submission: March 15, 2017. Additional details can be found here.


Sima Merick, Executive Director



EMA Timeline Video



    News In 90



News in :90 is our weekly compilation of ODPS events and social media comments from the previous week – all in 90 seconds! Click the News in :90 icon above to see what we’ve been up to.




Ohio Emergency Management 2017 Spring Conference

    Winging it is not
an emergency plan
Don't be unprepared.

Don't Be Unprepared!
ReadyOhio!

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Emergency Management


OCSWA!



Ohio Committee for Severe
Weather Awareness

Safer Ohio App Tutorial

Get Ready Ohio!

The Safer Ohio App is Ohio’s multi-function, mobile public safety tool for reporting suspicious activity, requesting emergency or roadside help, and monitoring traffic conditions. Get it at the App Store or on Google Play.


Features


Know how to plan for specific needs before a disaster.

Disability Training

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Emergency Contact Information  

Next of Kin

Adds emergency contact information to your driving record, for law enforcement purposes only, in the event one of your family members would need to be contacted regarding an emergency situation.
You can now allow your emergency contact person(s) to share your current medical information with medical professionals providing emergency medical treatment, if you are ever involved in an emergency or otherwise unable to communicate.