Emergency Management

Emergency Management's mission is to enhance the public safety of Lexington-Fayette County residents and businesses through emergency preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery. 

To find information on any emergency situation, visit Emergency Management's official website at BeReadyLexington.com


Lexington declares Phase 1 Heat Alert

With temperatures and the heat index forecast to be in the 90s, Lexington Emergency Management has activated its Phase 1 Heat Alert.

Lexington Emergency Management completes outdoor warning siren projects

Lexington residents and visitors in the downtown area are safer with the successful relocation of an outdoor warning siren.

City turns its focus to cold temperatures, Mayor says

Mayor Linda Gorton urged citizens to take extra precautions as temperatures dip to near zero levels.