Office of Emergency Management

George Giles, Director

Louis L. Redding City/County Building Louis L. Redding City/County Building

CodeRED logoThe Office of Emergency Management coordinates the efforts of all city departments and the at-large community to ensure that city officials are prepared to respond quickly and effectively should disaster strike.

Department officials also maintain and administer the Wilmington Emergency Operation Plan, mandated by federal government to receive relief funds for disaster. The team works hard to keep communications networks, transportation systems, infrastructure facilities, and vital public goods and services flowing to residents and businesses in the city when emergencies occur.

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When a snow or other weather emergency is declared, the Office of Emergency Management Operation Center is activated.

The EOC is not activated.