Osceola County Emergency Management Department

Osceola County Emergency Management (231) 832-6172          PO Box 25, Reed City, MI  49677

April 2016

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Welcome!

The Osceola County Emergency Management website is available to ensure convenient availability of emergency management information to local government, public and private entities, and especially citizens and families, with the intent of supporting efforts in protection/ prevention, preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation through community partnerships.

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For Information, Call:


1-877-211-5253


StormReady

A multi-year project to update flood risks and develop detailed, digital flood hazard maps is nearing completion. As a result, property owners throughout Osceola County will have up-to-date and reliable information about their flood risk and property owners may learn that their risk is higher, or lower, than they thought.  


More information will be available soon.

Osceola County Flood Insurance Rate Maps Changing

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Osceola County

Below is a list of thing that you can do to achieve your goal this month. Choose at least one, and complete it.





Disasters change things. When an emergency happens you may have to decide what to do very quickly, while you are worrying about what might happen. By planning ahead, it will be easier to make the right decisions when the worst happens.


Go to http://do1thing.com/topics/food for more information


Osceola County

Emergency Management Specialist /

Incident Management Team Training

The goal of the EM Specialist / IMT training is to establish an identified group of individuals trained in emergency management and incident command skills that can be activated to assist during complex or extended emergency incidents. Training will consist of quarterly incident command & emergency management based sessions.


Fill out and submit an application here.

Spring Safety

Tornadoes, lightning, floods, rip currents and early season heat - spring is three months of danger that can imperil the unprepared.


Nobody knows the hazards of this dynamic season more than NOAA’s National Weather Service (NWS). We ask that you get weather-ready for spring with just a few simple steps.


Click here to learn more.

April: Food

  Have an emergency food supply that will meet the needs of your household for three days without outside help.

Hazard Mitigation Planning

Hazard Mitigation Planning