Office of Emergency Management

What is Emergency Management? Emergency management is the process of coordinating resources to help prevent, prepare, and respond to disasters.


  • Mitigation
  • Preparation
  • Response
  • Recovery


Our focus is on mitigation and preparation with the intent of preventing the loss of life and destruction of property. Each of these phases contributes a different aspect to emergency management.

Rockwall County is recognized by the National Weather Service as a StormReady County.

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