Dripping Springs emergency operations are under the auspices of the Hays County Office of Emergency Services (OES), which provides for the safety of Hays County residents through emergency preparedness and response. Dripping Springs and Hays County use the CAPCOG Regional Notification System to notify residents about specific emergencies. Cellphone users must register their phones at WarnCentralTexas.org to receive those messages by phone, email and/or text.
Information regarding emergencies is also distributed through HaysInformed.com and on the city’s website, cityofdrippingsprings.com. The city also disseminates information on Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/cityofdsemergencymanagement/, and Twitter, @DS_EMC. Dripping Springs does not monitor social media posts.
If you require emergency assistance, call 911. Do not post emergency requests or send emergency messages to County social media accounts.