Hurricane Katrina taught us that disaster preparedness must start with
you, the citizen. Your preparations ahead of time are the key to
ensuring the safety and survivability of you, your family, and your
business. It is our goal to help you make those necessary
preparations for an emergency. The following brochures on emergency
preparedness and response can be downloaded for free. Or, if you would
like to receive a hard copy by mail, simply send a self-addressed
stamped envelope for each brochure requested along with the name of the
brochure you would like to:
Emergency Management Office
300 North Main Street
Hopewell, VA 23860
hope that the following publications can be of help to you in your
quest to prepare for all hazards. These are by no means exhaustive, so
please explore the links we have provided under online resources. These sites contain the most up-to-date information that can help you in your effort.
The following documents will provide you with an overview of the goals and accomplishments of the Hopewell LEPC over the last few years.
The following electronic brochures have been developed by the LEPC to help you in the event of a chemical emergency. Please see the “Preparedness Downloads” link at left to access additional electronic emergency preparedness brochures, or visit the websites liked though the “Online Resources” page to get additional assistance in your emergency preparations.
From Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM)
"After a Disaster" information from the American Red Cross
The following brochures can also be downloaded for free. They are however, unavailable from our office in hard copy.
From VDEM/VML (Virginia Municipal League)