Office of Emergency Services

  • Why should I be ready?

    The City of Radford strives to help citizens prepare, respond, and recover by keeping you informed before, during, and after an emergency. The City of Radford may be impacted by several types of hazards including; severe weather, hazardous material spills, and other emergency situations. Knowing what is happening and what to do helps to improve your family’s awareness during these situations. Civic Ready will send updated alerts directly to you, keeping you informed on rapidly changing situations such as inclement weather, road closures, missing persons, etc… Sign up is easy! Enter your contact information in the “Sign Up for Alerts” box. You will then begin to receive updated alerts through email, voice or text.