Due to extremely hot weather, the City is implementing a Heat Health Emergency. You can find Cooling Centers, pools, spraygrounds, recreation centers, libraries with extended hours, and older adult centers on our interactive map. For help call the heatline at (215) 765-9040.
In effect: noon on Wednesday, July 17 to 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 21

Hazard Mitigation Plan

The Hazard Mitigation Plan assess risks posed by natural and human-caused hazards. It also aims to develop mitigation strategies for reducing the risks of these hazards in the City of Philadelphia.

Name Description Released Format
2017 Hazard Mitigation Plan pdf 2017 plan for handling both natural and human-caused hazards in Philadelphia. This is a large download. May 17, 2017
2012 Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan pdf Assessment of and methods of addressing natural hazards in the City of Philadelphia. May 1, 2012