Office of Emergency Management

Current Newsletter

The Boone County Office of Emergency Management releases a newsletter each month to provide the community, stakeholders and partners with relevant and seasonal emergency preparedness information, including current campaigns, activities and training opportunities.

If you are interested in receiving the newsletter, email Hannah Wichern at to subscribe. 

Past Newsletters and Press Releases

Latest Issues

The Boone County Ready webpage is now LIVE!

BCOEM & BCJC partnered together to create the Boone County Ready community preparedness campaign.  The mission of this campaign is to enhance community preparedness, foster collaboration and build resilience by engaging our citizens in actively preparing for emergencies and disasters. The website hosts a suite of tools needed to prepare for all hazards.  Check it out here, bookmark it, share it on socials and spread the word!  It is a great resource for all who live, work and play in Boone County, Missouri. 

Boone County - are YOU ready?

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Community Engagement Opportunities

Community engagement and education is critical to building a stronger, more resilient Boone County.

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The active incidents listed below are federally declared disasters in which Boone County is receiving Public Assistance from the Federal government.

June 2021 Flooding (DR-4612)

Boone County is responding to impacts from the flash flooding events during June 24th - July 1st, 2021.

Recovery Assistance

FEMA Recovery Office