Emergency Preparedness

Be Prepared South Gate

Are you and your family prepared for an earthquake or other major emergency? Advanced planning and preparedness can help reduce the dangers of injury or loss of life during a disaster. 

For tips on how to prepare and stay safe, visit Ready.gov.

Notify Me

The City of South Gate has an email and text message notification system to alert you during an emergency. To register, visit the Notify Me webpage, enter your email or phone number, and subscribe to the Alert Center icon. 


Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) is a program offered by the South Gate Police Department and the Los Angeles County Fire Department. Visit our CERT page to learn more about the training program and to register for an upcoming class.