Emergency Preparedness Kit
Earthquakes, flooding, and fires should be expected in Southern California. If a major disaster strikes your area, be prepared to survive 7 days without assistance.
Here are some tips to keep you and your family be prepared for an emergency:
- Develop a family communications plan so that all members know how to reach 1 another during an emergency; consider several scenarios.
- Teach everyone in the household the drill and then practice it.
- Make specific plans for people with special needs and family pets.
- Prepare an emergency supply kit:
- Listen to your local Emergency Alert Station
- San Bernardino County Emergency Information: 909-355-8800
- Report Emergencies: 9-1-1
Emergencies can happen at any time and without warning. As we observe National Emergency Preparedness Month, now is a great time to share information on the steps East Valley Water District takes to protect water service during critical events.
- East Valley Water District creates water system redundancies by having District facilities located in a way that allows to serve as backups to each other.
- To avoid water service disruptions during power outages, the District has generators and batteries to serve as alternate power sources.
- The District is part of regional emergency network where regional water agencies plan, train, and work together in emergencies.
- Staff participates in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) training and other year-round trainings.
- The District maintains a series of documents to identify potential emergencies and steps to minimize the impacts when they occur.
- Shares important information with the community through its emergency notification system, website, social media channels, and the local media.