Welcome to the SLV Emergency Website

This website is maintained by the SLV Regional Emergency Coordination Committee to support emergency preparedness and response in the six counties of the San Luis Valley. When we are supporting an emergency or disaster situation, we will post updates on this page.


San Luis Valley Power Status 7 March 2022- Exel Energy is experiencing a power outage which is affecting 1,112 customers in Saguache, Rio Grande, and Alamosa Counties. Power is expected to be restored at approximately 16:00 today. If you have any questions do not hesitate to reach out to your County Emergency Manager.

By slveadmin on 12/31/2021 06:12 PM

Access and Functional Needs People: Anyone can become an Access and Functional Needs person at some point in your life. You could require oxygen 24/7, Dialysis, you could have restricted mobility IE; wheel chair, require crutches, cane, or maybe you are pregnant and your doctor has prescribed you be on bed rest. Whatever your situation, your Emergency Manager’s want to make sure you get the support you need should a disaster occur in your area. 

If you have medical needs and rely on medical equipment, make a plan before a power outage or other emergency.
✔️ Ask your doctor or health care provider about how you can prepare if you have medical needs.

✔️ Learn more at Individuals with Disabilities and Others with Access and Functional Needs

✔️ Contact your County Emergency Manager and let them know your specific needs before the next emergency.
***Your information will only be shared with First Responders, during an incident, to ensure your safety.***

By slveadmin on 06/01/2021 04:06 PM


By slveadmin on 04/15/2021 11:04 AM

FIRE DANGER: The SLV is going into this spring / summer in serious drought conditions, which means a heightened risk of wildfire. Please be vigilant of your activities during this time. Be aware of burning restrictions in your area, and mitigate risk around your property as much as possible. More information here: http://www.coemergency.com/p/fire-bans-danger.html.

By slveadmin on 04/15/2021 11:04 AM