Emergency Management

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.

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Hazard Mitigation Plan Draft Available for Review and Input

We have witnessed natural disasters throughout California and even in neighboring counties. In San Luis Obispo County, the Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP) is our guide for handling local...

Groundwater Basin Mapping Technology

Paso Basin Aerial Groundwater Mapping Pilot Study Using Aerial Electromagnetic Measuring Technique to Map Local Aquifer System

Paso Robles Basin, October 31, 2019 – The County of San Luis Obispo will conduct the Paso Basin Aerial Groundwater Mapping Study to survey our local aquifer system starting in early to mid...



Public Safety Power Shutoff Information (PSPS)

A Public Safety Power Shutoff involves turning power off to electrical systems during extreme fire conditions. 


ReadySLO.org is a one-stop resource for San Luis Obispo County residents and visitors focused on emergency preparedness and response.

Evacuation Assistance List and Registration

The San Luis Obispo County Office of Emergency Services maintains a list for independent living individuals who would require special evacuation assistance following an emergency at Diablo Canyon Power Plant.

Emergency Related Information Links

Utilize this page for information and links to other helpful emergency-related information and websites.

Public Alert and Notification

Use the information on this page to learn more about San Luis Obispo County's public alert and notification systems that can be used to notify the public during an emergency. 

Access WebEOC

Contact OES via web form, email, or call us at (805) 781-5011.