Contact Information:

City of Tukwila Emergency Management
15005 Tukwila International Blvd
Tukwila, WA 98188

Phone: 206 971-8750

Email Emergency Management


Consider these items when building your kit. Making a kit can be a process. You may not need, have room for, or be able to afford all the items right away, but each item will add to how well you can survive and recover after a disaster. Begin with the basic kit and then build from there.

For additional information on building kits, download this checklist.

Basic Kit

  • Water, Canned Food, Can Opener, Snacks
  • Change of Clothing
  • Personal Hygiene Products
    • Toothbrush/Toothpaste
    • Shampoo/Conditioner
    • Male & Female Hygiene Products
  • Trash bags,  Gloves, Tools
  • Extra cash in small bills
  • Battery Powered Weather Radio/Batteries
  • Blankets
  • First Aid Kit, Dust Mask
  • Medications, Glasses, Contacts
  • Important Documents for your Family
  • Emergency Contact List
  • Map of Surrounding Area
  • Flashlight
  • Paper/Pen
  • Tissues/Antibacterial Wipes/Hand Sanitizer

Individuals with Access and Functional Needs

  • Assistive Technology/Instructions
  • Cane/Walker/Wheelchair/Crutches
  • Back-up Medical Equipment
  • Health Information/Medications
  • Caregiver Information
  • Lists of Medical Devices Needed and their Model Numbers
  • Extra wheelchair batteries
  • Catheters or other regularly used medical equipment
  • Food for service animals, if applicable

Infants and Young Children

  • Formula, Bottles, Pacifier
  • Food, Snacks, Baby Food
  • Utensils, Bowls, Sippy Cup
  • Diapers, Wipes, Diaper Cream
  • Medications
  • Clothes, Socks, Blankets
  • Activities/Toys/Stuffed Animals/Books/Games

Pets & Service Animals

  • Tags, Leash, Carrier
  • Medications, Vet Records, Vet Contact Info
  • Pictures of Pet
  • Water, Food/Snacks for three days
  • Toys/Blankets
  • Grooming items/sanitary wipes
  • Crate/Cage
  • Litter, Litter box, Newspapers/Paper towels, trash bags