Ready Long Beach 2019

Annual Disaster Preparedness Events

Tsunami Awareness Week - March 21-25, 2022

Long Beach residents should know how to be prepared for tsunamis and what to do to be safe. Are you in the zone? Visit for more information. 

Pet Preparedness Month - June 2022

Your pets are an important member of your family, so they need to be included in your family’s emergency plan. To prepare for the unexpected, visit for tips with your pets in mind.

National Preparedness Month - September 2022

National Preparedness Month (NPM) is an observance each September to raise awareness about the importance of preparing for disasters and emergencies that could happen at any time. Visit to learn about the different ways you can prepare yourself and loved ones for emergencies. 

Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill - October 20, 2022

The Great ShakeOut is an international earthquake drill that serves as an opportunity to practice how to be safer during an earthquake: Drop, Cover, and Hold On. Visit for resources to participate at home, school or work.