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City of San Diego

Storm Response and Recovery

The information on this webpage is subject to change

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To report flooding or clogged storm drains, contact the City's dispatch center at 619-527-7500.

For life-threatening emergencies call 9-1-1.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has opened a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in the City of San Diego to assist residents affected by the Jan. 22 storm. The DRC is open at the Mountain View Community Center, 641 S. Boundary St. San Diego, CA 92113. The DRC is open from 10 a.m. - 7 p.m., 7 days a week.

Residents can register with FEMA for federal assistance and disaster loans. Services offered include information from the Small Business Administration, state agencies and the City and County of San Diego.

Residents can also visit or get help via the FEMA app. Assistance is also available at 800-621-3362 from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

The City of San Diego Local Assistance Center has transitioned to an online resource hub. City staff will be available to provide in-person assistance for anyone in need of internet access or digital devices at the Mountain View Community Center, 641 S. Boundary St., Tuesdays from noon to 7 p.m., and Thursdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. More information is available here (español).

The City of San Diego donation site will be open at Mountain View/Beckwourth Library, 721 San Pasqual St., San Diego 92113, Tuesdays from noon to 7 p.m., and Thursdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

In response to a record amount of rainfall and flooding on Monday, Jan. 22, Mayor Todd Gloria declared a local emergency.