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Nov 19

County launches new SMCReady preparedness website

Posted on November 19, 2016 at 9:28 pm by Clay Curtin

The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office of Emergency Services, in partnership with the San Mateo County Emergency Managers Association, is proud to announce the launch of its new website This website is your hub for emergency preparedness. You will find useful guides to help you get prepared, information on what to and simple steps on how to connect during an emergency. With the help of Google translate this information is available in more than 20 languages. has information on how to:

Get connected
Stay informed through our free San Mateo County alert system SMCAlert and use social media to network with friends and family. 

Gather supplies
Learn how to prepare emergency kits and the specific items you will need.

Make a plan
In the event of an emergency, you and loved ones should have a plan on where to go, what to do and who to contact. is here to help you be prepared.