The Brookline Office of Emergency Management (OEM) works to help both Brookline's government and residents prepare for and respond to emergencies.
The mission of the Brookline Office of Emergency Management is to help coordinate local, state, federal, voluntary, and private resources during emergencies and disasters effecting the Town of Brookline.
The Brookline OEM:
Develops plans for effective response to all types of hazards, disasters, or threats
Trains emergency personnel to protect the public
Provides information to residents and businesses
Assist individuals, families, and businesses to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from emergencies, both natural and man made
In an emergency, please dial 911 or the police non-emergency number at 617-730-2222.
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