The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) focuses people, plans, and programs to promote a prepared and resilient Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Flood PreparednessOEM
FEMA hosted an open house to discuss new flood maps with affected residents. Philly OEM assisted to help prepare flood prone residents.
Services & Information
OEM provides information to the public on how to be ready for many different types of emergencies. Use these resources to learn what to expect—and what to do—when an emergency strikes.
Beat the heat
Stay cool this summer
Don’t let high heat and humidity keep you from enjoying a safe summer. Check out our guide for cooling off in the City when the temperature rises.
Know where to go in an emergency
Locate evacuation routes in your neighborhood with this interactive map.
Make a plan
Prepare for an emergency
Be ready for hazards you may face in Philadelphia. Protect yourself, your family, and your loved ones with an emergency plan and supplies.