1. Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) classes enrolling now

    The Snohomish County Department of Emergency Management, in collaboration with Fire District 1 and the Lynnwood Fire Department, will be hosting a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training course starting in June.
  2. Volunteers save taxpayer dollars and build capability, Everett, WA.

    In an effort to maintain emergency communication capability in the Snohomish County area when funding is limited, the Snohomish County Department of Emergency Management turned to the Snohomish County Auxiliary Communications Svc volunteer team for help. Read on...

Snohomish County Department of emergency Management Mission Statement


The Snohomish County Department of Emergency Management coordinates emergency management in partnership with the whole community to lessen the impact of disasters on people, property, the environment, and the economy.


Improving lives through innovative and passionate service.


Equitable – Impartially serving all communities
Dedicated – Committed to fulfilling our obligations
Integrity – Responsible stewards of public trust, resources, and funds
Teamwork – Staff support each other in meeting our mission
Collaborative – Seeking partnerships across the whole community for mutual benefit
Creative – Innovative thinkers finding new solutions
Proactive – Anticipating needs and actions
Professional – Trustworthy, ethical, respectful, with a sense of duty to serve

Contact Us

  1. Snohomish County Department of Emergency Management
    720 80th St. S.W.
    Bldg A
    Everett, WA 98203

    Ph: 425-388-5060
    Fx: 425-423-9152
    Emergencies: 911

    Mondays - Fridays (except holidays)
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.