Emergency Preparedness

Make sure you and your loved ones are prepared when and if disaster strikes. Knowledge can make the difference between loss of home, business, property, even life. Familiarize yourself with emergency plans and resources offered in Cabarrus County.

FEMA is encouraging areas to work jointly to form comprehensive hazard mitigation plans.  Town of Harrisburg staff has been working with Cabarrus, Stanly and Union Counties to formulate the Cabarrus Stanley Union Hazard Mitigation Plan.The plan is a necessary document in that FEMA funding could be withheld following an incident in certain situations, such as funding from the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HGMP) and other programs.