City of Houston Office of Emergency Management (OEM) Social Media


The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) and Mayor’s Office of Public Safety & Homeland Security (MOPSHS) are departments of the City of Houston, Social Media sites are intended to serve as a mechanism for communication between the public and OEM/MOPSHS on the listed topics. Following, “liking” or “friending” persons or organizations is not an endorsement by the City and is only intended as a means of communication. All content of this site and all comments submitted to this page and its list of fans are public and are subject to disclosure pursuant to the Texas Public Information Act. Public information requests must be directed to the OEM/Mayor’s Office public information officer.


The purpose of social media sites is to present matters of public interest in the City of Houston, Texas. We encourage you to submit comments, but please note that this is not a public forum.

Comments posted to this page will be monitored. The City reserves the right to delete comments that: contain false information, obscene language or sexual content, threaten or defame any person or organization, support or oppose political candidates, political organizations or ballot propositions, promote illegal activity, commercial services or products, infringe on copyrights or trademarks or are not topically related to the particular posting.


City of Houston social media accounts are governed by the privacy policies of the respective social media outlets, as well as the City’s privacy policy (