Mill Valley Evacuation Drill Information

The City of Mill Valley conducts an annual emergency evacuation exercise every spring. The drill helps raise disaster awareness and provide residents with an opportunity to practice evacuating from their homes to a safe location.

2019 Mill Valley Evacuation Drill

Saturday, May 18, 2019  |  9:00 am - 12:00 pm


The City of Mill Valley will conduct a voluntary emergency evacuation drill on Saturday, May 18, 2019 in the Alto Sutton, Horse Hill, Scott Valley, and surrounding neighborhoods. This annual drill will help residents prepare for an emergency, and assist first responders understand issues that may arise if such an evacuation became necessary due to a disaster, such as an earthquake or a wildland fire.

If you live in this area, here is what to expect and what to do:

  • Around 9:00 am you will receive a phone call or text from the AlertMarin Emergency Notification System.
  • If you have not signed up already, please do so prior to the drill at
  • Once you receive notification, grab your “Go Bag” and proceed to the Drill Command Center at Edna Maguire Elementary School at 80 Lomita Dr. between 9:00 am and 12:00 noon.
  • Evacuate preferably by foot or bike. If you choose to evacuate by auto, there will be parking available. 

Emergency information and demonstrations will be provided by our community emergency partners.

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Questions: Call 415-389-4130 or email