Registration for Hurricane Rehearsal of Concept and Emergency Operations Center Functional Exercise

Attention: The registration link for the City of Houston Hurricane Rehearsal of Concept and Emergency Operations Center Functional Exercise has closed.  Please email Kristina Francis ( and Mel Bartis ( for more information.

The City of Houston Office of Emergency Management is pleased to host and facilitate the Hurricane Rehearsal of Concept and Emergency Operations Center Functional Exercise. The scenario for this exercise will be a Category 5 hurricane, similar to hurricane Michael. This exercise will be all-day, consisting of a morning session review/training for stakeholders who participate in an EOC activation of this magnitude, and the afternoon session will be a Functional Exercise offering participants a realistic event in order to respond.

We ask that ALL participants register using the form below so that we may have an accurate count for lunch and other necessary provisions (coffee, water, snacks). We will also need your information to provide our security with a complete list of participants so that you will be admitted onto the property. Thank you for your continued support in being an excellent preparedness partner. We look forward to seeing you at the exercise!

When: July 25, 2019

Time: 8:00 AM (registration begins), 9:00 AM (training starts), 12:00 (lunch-provided), 12:30 PM (exercise commences), 3:30 PM (exercise ends and participant hotwash)

Where: The City of Houston, Emergency Operations Center, 5320 N. Shepherd Drive

Please contact Mel Bartis or Charity Dominguez with any questions.