Emergency Preparedness Plan

The Vineyard City Emergency Preparedness Manual is designed to guide our citizens and stakeholders in their emergency response and recovery actions.

Vineyard is building a secure, resilient and friendly city through a commitment to emergency preparedness. Vineyard is equipped with capabilities required to prevent, protect against, mitigate, respond to, and recover from the threats and hazards that pose the greatest risk to the community, and neighboring communities. Vineyard is dedicated to a safe and friendly environment for individuals, families and businesses. 

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  1. Economic Emergencies
  2. Earthquakes
  3. Fire
  4. Missing Person
  5. Floods
  6. Drought
  7. High Winds
Additional Resources
  • 211Utah.org: provides: housing, food, funding, health needs.
  • Mountain Land Association of Government Meals on Wheels: (801) 229-3802
  • Utah Statewide Crisis Line/National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255 Call to speak to 24/7 licensed crisis counselor if you or a loved one are having thoughts of suicide, experiencing an emotional or mental health crisis, or are feeling overwhelmed and need support.
  • Utah Warm Line: 801-587-1055 This service is for people who are not in crisis but seeking emotional support, engagement, or encouragement. Certified peer specialists offer support and empower callers to resolve problems by fostering a sense of hope, dignity, and self-respect.
  • Mobile Crisis Outreach Teams (MCOT): 1-800-273-8255 (Triaged & dispatched through Utah's Statewide Crisis line) Mobile teams are available for dispatch in Salt Lake, Davis, Weber, and Utah counties, and the southwest region of Utah, including St. George and surrounding cities. Utah Statewide CrisisLine determines if an in-person or telehealth response is most beneficial. MCOT staff may wear the CDC’s recommended universal precautions.
  • SafeUT (Crisis Chat and School Safety Tip app) The 24/7 SafeUT Crisis Chat and Confidential Tip Line App provides live crisis intervention to students: K-12 and higher education. Licensed crisis counselors respond to all incoming chats, tips, and calls (crisis counseling, suicide prevention, and referral services). Support is also available to parents and educators of students. Free and available for download from Google Play and App Store.
  • SafeUTNG (for Utah’s Army & Air National Guard service members, family & personnel) The SafeUTNG app provides a safe & confidential platform to communicate 24/7 with a licensed crisis counselor. Users can text, submit a tip, or call to receive support (including support for emotional crisis, grief & loss, drug & alcohol issues, mental health issues, self-harm, suicide prevention, and safety concerns). The app is free and available for download from the Google Play and App Store.
  • Utah Coronavirus Information Line: 1-800-456-7707 or visit coronavirus.utah.gov for more information. Central resource for COVID-19 questions in Utah.
  • Disaster Distress Helpline, operated by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA): 1-800-985-5990 A 24/7 national hotline dedicated to providing immediate crisis counseling for people seeking emotional help in the aftermath of a disaster (to include public health emergencies). People can also access services by texting TalkWithUs to 66746
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