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.
A multi-year project to updateflood 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 available soon.
Osceola County Flood Insurance Rate Maps Changing
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Below is a list of thing that you can do to achieve your goal this month. Choose at least one, and complete it.
Buy a three-day emergency food supply for your household.
Take steps to make sure food in your refrigerator and freezer will stay safe.
Make sure you can meet any special dietary needs in your household.
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.
Areas along the Muskegon, Hersey, and Middle Branch rivers continue to experience record level flooding due to extraordinary moisture from seasonal snowmelt and spring rains. River levels are currently at 15.57ft and are expected to continue to rise slowly for the next 24-48 hours.