Jackson County, Oregon, USA

5179 Crater Lake Hwy.
Central Point, OR 97502
Phone: 541-774-6790

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    Wildfire Safety
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    Keeping Animals Safe
  • Learn how to make an emergency plan for your family

    Emergency Checklist
News & Information

Rogue Valley Citizen Alert Test Scheduled For Tuesday, September 8th at 10am

If you get a phone call, text message or email from Citizen Alert on September 8th, don’t be concerned – it’s a semi-annual test of our Emergency Notification System. The test is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. in both Jackson and Josephine Counties.
September 1, 2015

Frequently asked questions regarding current wildfire and evacuation concerns.

When large events impact a region, the amount of information can quickly become overwhelming. Social media, TV news stories and general conversation can often become overpowering leading to confusion about where to find reliable information. For these reasons, Jackson County Emergency Management would like to help direct you to a few links that you might find useful. 
August 4, 2015

Gov. Brown invokes Conflagration Act for Stouts Fire in Douglas County

Governor Kate Brown invoked the Emergency Conflagration Act at 9:50 this morning in response to the Stouts Fire burning 11 miles east of Canyonville in Douglas County. The fire is approx. 6,000 acres and is threatening to exceed the firefighting capabilities of local firefighting personnel and equipment. The Governor’s declaration authorizes the Oregon Office of...
July 31, 2015

Fire Danger Increases to Extreme

The Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) has increased the fire danger to Extreme (red) effective Tuesday July 28, 2015.General Public restrictions as well as campfire restrictions can be viewed on the Oregon Dept. of Forestry Southwest Oregon District website. http://www.swofire.com/p/fire-season-regulations.html
July 29, 2015