What can I do to prepare?

To assist law enforcement in keeping Minneapolis and our residents safe, please stay alert and aware of your surroundings. Dial 9-1-1 to report any suspicious activities. Citizens are requested to do the following:

Checklist for Emergency Supply Kit

While the City of Minneapolis is not under any imminent threat, it is recommended that everyone prepare an Emergency Supply Kit to help households prepare for any emergency, including winter storms and power outages.

Prepare Your Kit

Possible Containers Include:

Water

Food

Store at least a three-day supply of non-perishable food. Select foods that require no refrigeration, preparation or cooking, and little or no water. If you must heat food, pack a can of sterno. Select food items that are compact and lightweight. *Include a selection of the following foods in your emergency supplies kit:

First Aid Kit

Assemble a first aid kit for your home and one for each car. Each first aid kit* should include:

Non-Prescription Drugs

Tools and Supplies

Sanitation

Clothing and Bedding

Special Items

For Baby*

For Adults*

Entertainment

Important Family Documents

Keep these records in a waterproof, portable container:

Last updated Sep 27, 2011