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: BeReadyLexington.com


Lexington opens cooling centers, offers half-price admission at pools on July 4

Lexington officials to open multiple cooling centers on July 4 and offer half-price admission to all city pools and aquatic centers for the day. Emergency summer weather plan extended through July 5.

March is Severe Weather Preparedness Month

Lexington Emergency Management encourages residents to “Be Ready, Lexington” during March, Severe Weather Preparedness Month in Fayette County.

Disasters Don't Plan Ahead - You Can!

Lexington Emergency Management, along with many other local, state, regional and federal agencies, is encouraging people to prepared for emergencies and natural disasters. This year’s theme is “Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Can.”