Emergency Preparedness / Public Safety

Emergency preparedness is everyone's responsibility. Learn how to prepare for, respond to, and mitigate emergencies, including man-made disasters. 

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Sand and Sandbags Available

Sandbags and sand are available at the following locations:

  • Fire Station Number 16 at 9270 Limonite Avenue
  • Fire Station Number 18 at 7545 Mission Boulevard

Stations are open during the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. You will have to make arrangements to fill and haul them yourselves. For more details, please view the Sandbags webpage.

Cal Fire Information


Sheriff's Office Information

  1. FAQs
  2. Evacuation Terms Explained
  3. El Niño Preparation
  4. Preparing Children for Disasters
  5. Active Shooter
  6. Zika Virus
  7. Fire Safety