Hazardous Materials Incidents
Household Chemical Emergencies
Landslides & Debris Flow
Radiological Dispersion Device
Snowstorms & Extreme Cold
Thunderstorm & Lightening
Current Status: The City of Folsom is currently working with federal and state agencies and the Sacramento County Department of Public Health to monitor the COVID-19 outbreak. Current information can be found at www.folsom.ca.us/covid-19
In the event of a City of Folsom emergency, this page is will be activated as an information center.
In an emergency, dial 911.
On Thursday, March 5, Sacramento County proclaimed a public health emergency and a local emergency in order to ensure appropriate resources and funding are available to the County in its response to COVID-19, also known as 2019 novel coronavirus. The proclamations do not signify an increased risk to the residents of Sacramento County.
The Sacramento County Health Department serves as the lead in public health emergencies in the Sacramento region. The City of Folsom is following established emergency protocols and will share important news, information, and instructions with our community.
The City of Folsom is committed to keeping our community safe, especially during an emergency. For our community to be fully prepared, we need residents and business owners to be ready. In the event of a wildfire or emergency, you should plan to be self-sufficient for 72-96 hours. Therefore, the best time to prepare is before an emergency happens.
In the event an emergency requires the City of Folsom to open an evacuation center or shelter, the following locations are approved Red Cross centers or shelters:
|Evacuation Center/Shelter||Address||Capacity Day/Night|
|Andy Morin Sports Complex||66 Clarksville Road, Folsom, CA 95630||1,087 / 543|
|Folsom High School||1655 Iron Point Road, Folsom, CA 95630
||835 / 417|
|Vista Del Lago High School||1970 Broadstone Parkway, Folsom, CA 95630
||1,380 / 690|
|Folsom Middle School|| 500 Blue Ravine Road, Folsom, CA 95630
||1,880 / 940|
|Sutter Middle School
||715 Riley Street, Folsom, CA 95630
||1,256 / 628|
|Folsom Lake College
||10 College Parkway, Folsom, CA 95630
||275 / 137|
|Oak Hills Church
||1100 Blue Ravine Road, Folsom, CA 95630
||700 / 350|
||745 Oak Avenue, Folsom, CA 95630
||780 / 390|
|The Gathering Place Church
||330 Plaza Drive, Folsom, CA 95630
||440 / 220|
The designated evacuation center(s) or shelter(s) will be opened depending on the location of the emergency, if applicable, and the amount of space needed.
The City of Folsom urges its residents to register for alerts and important safety notifications in the event of an emergency. Register for text and/or email alerts to receive real-time notifications on local crimes, fire, storms, and other safety issues, such as evacuation information. Register at folsom.ca.us/emergencyalerts.
The City of Folsom has several fire station locations to serve the needs of our community.
The City of Folsom Police Department is located at 46 Natoma Street, Folsom, CA 95630.
The City of Folsom encourages residents to join the C.E.R.T. Help plan ahead to mitigate the consequences of an emergency and help others who may be injured. You can help assist first responders during or following a disaster by attending the CERT Training Program.
|Important Phone Numbers|
|Call Before You Dig||811|
|Folsom Fire Department Non-Emergency||916-461-6325|
|Folsom Police Department Non-Emergency||916-355-7231|
|Mercy Hospital of Folsom Emergency Services||844-244-5936|
|National Suicide Prevention Lifeline||844-244-5936|
|Wastewater Emergency (Mon-Fri: 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.)||916-461-6174|
|Water Emergency (Mon-Fri: 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.)||916-461-6177|
|Wastewater/Water Emergency (Afterhours)||916-355-7231|