The goal of Emergency Management is to work to prevent, prepare for, respond to, and recover from the effects of hazards (natural or human-caused) impacting the City of Marysville. Included in this is a full range of emergency planning, preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation activities intended to minimize the impacts to people, the environment, the economy and property throughout Marysville.
Marysville Emergency Management is responsible for identifying activities and strategies to promote a more resilient community. It is important to reach out to various community groups in the effort to elevate the general level of emergency preparedness, assessment, evacuation and relocation. Such strategies might include public education and training, recruiting, mobilizing and coordinating volunteers, and supporting household preparedness.