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Emergency Preparedness Planning, Program and General Information Files

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2020-006

Content Description

Administrative files containing correspondence, memoranda, reports and other documentation concerning emergency planning, emergency training and training exercises, emergency equipment availability, command systems and structure, and warning systems of the now defunct Emergency Management Department. Documentation of the creation of Jefferson County's Civil Defense department/program including correspondence and subject files, publications, photographs, newspaper clippings, etc.

Acquisition Type



Orphaned records due to a defunct agency. Transferred to the Archives from Record Management's inactive storage in November, 2020.

Restrictions Apply



  • Creation: 1957-1996



31.0 Cubic Feet (31 Record Boxes)


Box 1: Budget Files, Operations Plans. Box 2: Emergency Operations Center Construction and Equipment Project Files. Box 3: Authority Operating Files: Annual Reports, Budget. Box 4: Newsclippings, Misc. Box 5: Newsclippings, Press Releases. Box 6: Miscellaneous. Box 7: Fire Council Meetings, Radiological Training. Box 8: Miscellaneous. Box 9: Emergency Medical Services. Box 10: Crisis Relocation Plans, Old Jeffco Plan. Box 11: Miscellaneous. Box 12: Alert Systems Reports, Flood Insurance Study. Box 13: Rocky Flats Files, Misc. Box 14: Administrative A-I. Box 15: Administrative L-W. Box 16: Correspondence & Subject Files, A-F. Box 17: Correspondence & Subject Files, G-T. Box 18-19: Dam and Flood Hazard Files. Box 20: Hazardous Substance Response Incident Files. Box 21-23: Fallout Shelter Files. Box 24: Published Reference Materials: Floods and Tornadoes. Box 25: Published Reference Materials: Radiological. Box 26: Published Reference Materials: Hazardous Materials, Tornadoes. Box 27: Published Reference Materials: Civil Defense. Box 28: Published Reference Materials: Natural Hazards, Search and Rescue. Box 29: Published Reference Materials: Fire. Box 30: Published Reference Materials: Fallout Shelters, Civil Defense. Box 31: Published Reference Materials: Radiology, Severe Weather.