Bexar County Office of Emergency Management
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Bexar County Office of Emergency Management

Welcome to the Bexar County Office of Emergency Management (BCOEM) website. The BCOEM coordinates the Bexar County emergency management efforts in order to prepare, prevent, plan, respond and recover from all-hazard events. The BCOEM is active in the community in a variety of ways:

  • Respond to emergencies/disasters within Bexar County and the region.
  • Develop, maintain, and coordinate Emergency Management plans.
  • Conduct/attend all-hazards training and exercises.
  • Monitor emergency/disaster incidents and manage the Emergency Operations Center.
  • On-scene command, control, and communication for emergencies/disasters.
  • Participate in the Incident Management Team.
  • Coordinate public information and the dissemination of warnings.
  • Strengthen community education and preparedness through Volunteer management and coordination of Volunteer Organizations Active in Disasters (VOAD).
  • Coordinate relief and recovery operations.
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  1. Bexar County Announces a Public Meeting to Discuss the Bexar County Hazard Mitigation Plan

    A public meeting will be held on May 4, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at the Bexar County Elections Department, Multi-Purpose Training Room, 1103 South Frio, San Antonio, Texas 78207, to discuss the creation of a Bexar County Hazard Mitigation Plan. Read about the Meeting
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