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Black Hawk County Emergency Management

About Us

What is Emergency Management

Emergency Management is the managerial function charged with creating the framework within which communities  reduce vulnerability to threats / hazards and cope with disasters.

Become a CERT Member

CERT educates individuals about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations.

Sign up for Emergency Notifications

Alert Iowa will allow citizens to sign up for the types of alerts they would like to receive. The best way to receive messages is via text messages. Messages help subscribers better understand the situation at hand, or where to find additional information.

Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Better yet, see us in person!

If you would like to know more about Emergency Management feel free to visit during normal business hours.

Black Hawk County Emergency Management

1925 Newell St, Waterloo, Iowa 50707, United States

(319) 291-4373


Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm