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Office of Emergency Services

Robert Bendorf - County Administrator

Scott Bryan - Emergency Operations Manager
 Briana Schuette - Emergency Operations Planner

915 8th. St., Suite 117, Marysville, Ca 95901

(530) 749-7520 Fax: (530) 749-7524

Disaster Preparedness

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Evacuate immediately if told to do so. Evacuation instructions will be broadcasted by local authorities, radio, television or telephone.  You may receive a telephone call from CodeRED, or ECN Communication Network), a automated system to get emergency information to the public.

When activated, the CodeRED system has the ability to send a pre-recorded message to thousands of telephone customers every minute.  If you receive such a call listen carefully to the instructions.  Information may include the nature of the emergency, the need to evacuate or shelter in place, shelter locations and how to receive further information.  The recorded message will be repeated allowing you to write down any necessary information. To register your cell phone or email address please click here


As you evacuate:

  • Remain calm
  • Follow instructions from local authorities
  • Use travel routes specified by local authorities
  • Lock your home
  • Shut all doors and windows
  • Take your emergency kit
  • Take a portable radio


If you know you have time:

  • Shut off gas or propane
  • Do not shut off water and electricity
  • Post a note of when you left and where you are going
  • Make arrangements for your animals and pets


Kids Section

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Office Emergency Services • 915 8th. St., Suite 117, Marysville, CA 95901 • (530) 749-7520 • Fax: (530) 749-7524


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