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Emergency Preparedness

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Office of Emergency Services

Preparing for Today and Tomorrow . . .

MISSION STATEMENT - Emergency Services, in coordination, conjunction and collaboration with all City departments will maximize the City's potential to prevent against, prepare for, respond to and recover from both natural and man-made emergencies and disasters.

Goals of Emergency Services

To prepare and promote the community's ability to prepare for and to take mitigation measures against an emergency/disaster.

Employees and Volunteers
To prepare City employees and Disaster Service Volunteers to handle an emergency/disaster at home and in the workplace.

To revise, implement and test the City of Torrance's MultiHazard Functional Plan (MHFP); To strengthen City departments' ability to respond and recover to an emergency/disaster; To prepare and maintain systems, supplies and other logistical items to support  emergency/disaster response and recovery.

To promote and coordinate with external agencies and organizations to assist the City in its preparedness efforts, mitigation measures, disaster response and recovery.

The City of Torrance Office of Emergency Services
1701 Crenshaw Blvd. Torrance, CA 90501
E-mail:  OES@TorranceCA.Gov

City of Torrance Disaster Hotline

(310) 618-2320

In the event of a disaster, please call the City of Torrance Disaster Hotline for up-to-date information.