Charlottesville - UVA - Albemarle

Office of Emergency Management | Our Mission: to protect our community by coordinating and integrating all activities necessary to build, sustain, and improve the capability to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from threatened or actual natural disasters, acts of terrorism, or other man-made disasters. Click the Sign Up Button to register for our FREE virtual Preparedness Training.

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Weather Safety

Summer time weather can be unpredictable. Be prepared for it all with safety tips and tricks from our office. LEARN MORE

Upcoming Training Opportunities

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training Level 1/ Emergency Preparedness Class – Registration open now. Sign Up

University of Virginia

Stay updated on campus safety through the Office of Safety and Emergency Preparedness at UVA. LEARN MORE

Regional Emergency Communications Center

The ECC provides quality service to our community in an expedient and professional manner while respecting the diversity of our community and recognizing that our employees are our most valuable resource. LEARN MORE

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Our Awesome Team

Our  team is here to answer any questions and help you prepare for any disaster. We also are proud to say our team includes several interns from UVA and VCU through out the year.

Maribel Street

Regional Emergency Management Coordinator

Maribel joined the team in September 2017. Local government is her favorite place to serve because she gets to help improve and educate her community.
Contact: 434-971-1263 or

Have you signed up for the FREE CodeRED Emergency Alert System?

The CodeRED Community Emergency Alert system is used by the Regional Emergency Communications Center to notify residents and businesses of critical situations and provide information regarding necessary actions. You can register to receive phone calls, text messages and e-mails during emergencies. The system is TTY/TDD compatible.

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