The City of Anadarko Department of Emergency Management is located on the second floor of City Hall.
The Emergency Management Department works to serve as the City’s liaison on emergency/disaster preparedness issues and coordinate training programs, disaster relief and emergency operation drills. Emergency Management also coordinates emergency management function of City governmental units and is responsible for over-all coordination of survival activities within the community.
EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION SIGN UP
Oklahoma has had an increased number of earthquakes in recent years, including the record-breaking 5.6 magnitude earthquake that occurred on Saturday, November 6, 2011. Visit Oklahoma EM by clicking this link http://www.ok.gov/OEM/, under Weather Safety click Earthquake Safety to get before, during and after earthquake tips.
SIREN WARNING SYSTEM
The City of Anadarko maintains and operates a siren warning system.
For Tornado warnings, the sirens will sound with 3-1 minute steady blast, the all clear is 1-1 minute blast,we will give as much notification as possible.
Once the sirens have been activated take the appropriate action.
SEEK SHELTER IMMEDIATELY
· Tune to your favorite local radio or Television stations
· Do not call 911 unless you have an emergency to report
· Don’T go outside to see the tornado as you may be injured
· Do not drive into standing or rising water that’s over the road way
Emergency Management/Safety Director
501 West Virginia
Anadarko, OK 73005