Some things you can do to prepare for the unexpected, such as assembling a supply kit and developing a family communications plan, are the same for both natural and man-made emergencies. However there are significant differences among potential terrorist threats, such as biological, chemical, explosive, nuclear and radiological, which will impact the decisions you make and the actions you take. To learn more about preparing for terrorist threats, visit www.ready.gov.
To learn about hazards that affect Mesa County and to understand the likelihood of reoccurrence and potential severity, read the Mesa County Hazard Mitigation Plan.
To be notified of incidents and emergencies in your city, town or neighborhood as well as at your children’s school, register to receive emergency and community alerts through the Grand Junction Regional Communications Center.