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Disaster Preparedness

In the event of a disaster, the Forest City Housing Authority will take action that allows us to protect our tenants and property to the extent possible. It is very important that you stay informed. Follow the instructions provided by law enforcement, elected officials and other professionals regarding evacuation and other safety measures before, during and after a disaster. The information below is provided to assist you in preparing for a disaster.

Emergency Contact Phone Numbers

Police, Sheriff, Fire, Ambulance, Highway Patrol: 911
Forest City Police: 828.245.5555 (Non-Emergency)
Rutherford County Sheriff: 828.287.6247 (Non-Emergency)
Forest City Fire Department: 828.245.2111 (Non-Emergency)
Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services:  (Non-Emergency)
Forest City Highway Patrol: 828.286.2482 (Non-Emergency)

Forest City Emergency Management: 

Other Disaster Tips: