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Our Mission Statement

The County Office of Emergency Services is committed to serving the public before, during and after times of emergency by promoting effective coordination between agencies, and encouraging preparedness of the public and organizations involved in emergency response.




 Current Information

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We're Hiring!  


The County Office of Emergency Services is recruiting to fill an Emergency Services Coordinator I position that will be part of our highly motivated emergency management team. For more details on the position and our office please visit the

Position Description position description page.






     Tsunami Zone


Find out if you are in a Tsunami Hazard Zone! 

Tsunami brochures have been developed to help you and your family prepare.

Pick one up at your coastal Police or Sheriff's station or print your own below!

Check the coastline nearest you:

North Coast Including San Simeon and Cambria

Central Coast Including Los Osos, Morro Bay, and Cayucos

South Coast  Including Port San Luis, Five Cities Area, and Oceano Dunes


Save Our H2O

Governor Brown has issued a proclamation declaring a drought state of emergency which urges Californians to reduce their water use by 20%. Visit the Save Our Water program here for real time local water data in San Luis Obispo County. On March 11, 2014, the County Board of Supervisors adopted a resolution proclaiming a local emergency due to drought conditions in San Luis Obispo County. 

Calendar Contest


We are looking for striking images highlighting the scenic diversity of San Luis Obispo County. Thirteen digital images will be selected to be published in the 2016 PG&E and San Luis Obispo County Emergency Preparedness Calendar. 100,000 calendars will be distributed in the county. Click here for entry guidelines.
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