For immediate assistance during an emergency, call 911.
Responsibilities & Overview
The Office of Emergency Services (OES) is responsible for coordinating with County departments, local cities, and special districts to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters.
OES designs and conducts simulated disaster response exercises, and evaluates emergency staff training. OES also maintains the County Emergency Operations Center (EOC) in a state of readiness.
Lobo and McCourtney Fire Recovery
Nearly 30 homes were destroyed during the Lobo and McCourtney fires in October. Nevada County is helping connect residents who lost their homes to services and information to assist in the recovery process. Stay informed on resources available to residents affected by the Lobo and McCourtney fires in the Rough and Ready, Lake Wildwood, Penn Valley, and Grass Valley areas of Western Nevada County with our Lobo and McCourtney Fire Recovery web pages.