Department of Emergency Management

Mission Statement


The Klickitat County Department of Emergency Management’s (KCDEM) mission is to provide robust disaster mitigation, response, recovery, and public outreach through various emergency management programs. The E-9-1-1 Dispatch function of KCDEM is dedicated to providing prompt, courteous, and professional handling of all 9-1-1 and non emergent calls. It is our mission to protect life and property by delivering professional, effective and compassionate 9-1-1 public safety communications to the public and public safety responders of Klickitat County. 

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KLICKITAT COUNTY 2021 BURN BANS

                    ZONE ONE MAY 1, 2021 - OCTOBER 15, 2021

                   ZONE TWO - MAY 15, 2021 - OCTOBER 15, 2021

                  ZONE THREE - JUNE 1, 2021 - OCTOBER 15, 2021

IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE - READY, SET, GORGE

                      PLANNING AHEAD

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