Emergency Management


Coordination of preparedness, response and recovery efforts between City departments, citizens and surrounding communities.

Education and Resources

Emergency Preparedness Guide
A comprehensive guide on what to do before, during, and after an emergency situation.

Emergency Notification System
Sign up and ensure you receive urgent community alerts.

Enable Fort Bend
A service by Fort Bend County Health & Human Services that aims to identify people with functional and medical needs that may require assistance during an emergency.

Flood Risk Alerts
Sign up to receive alerts that report near real-time rainfall and water levels. This service is provided through a partnership with the Harris County Flood Warning System.

FloodAware Seminar

Sugar Land recently hosted a FloodAware Seminar that covered topics such as:

  • flood risks/insurance,
  • flood forecasts/warning,
  • and your watershed.

The FloodAware seminar presentation is available for download.

Hazard Information

Active Shooter Situations
An active shooter is an individual actively engaging in killing or attempting to kill people in a confined and populated area.

Coastal Storms & Hurricanes
Preparedness information to help you get ready before, during, and after a coastal storm or hurricane event.

Disease & Outbreaks
Information on disease in excess of what would normally be expected in a community.

Drought Conditions
Drought related advisories, messages from the City, and links to helpful tips and information.

Extreme Cold
Tips and information about safety in case of extreme cold weather in our area.

Extreme Heat
Information to help you promote health and safety during extreme heat conditions.

Tips to help you protect yourself, your family and your property in case of a wildfire.

Tips and information to help you take necessary steps in case of flooding in your area.

A comprehensive list of steps you can take in case of a tornado or lightning storm.