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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Chester County DES offers Cold Weather Health & Safety Tips

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Press Release - Chester County Department of Emergency Services offers Cold Weather Health and Safety Tips.

Emergency Services News
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Commissioners name Michael Murphy as DES Director

Mike Murphy

January 16, 2019

EDITORS: The following information is for immediate release. If you have any questions, please contact Rebecca Brain, Communications Coordinator at 610-344-6279 or Robert Kagel, Chester County Administrator, at 610-344-6026.



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Emergency Services News
Posted on: November 14, 2018

DES Platoon Recognized by APCO International

The APCO International (Association of Public Safety Officials)  has presented DES with the Teammates in Action recognition for a recent incident.  JJ Evans and Molly Peterson were the primary Telecommunicators involved in the i...

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Emergency Services News
Posted on: October 19, 2018

Federal Aid Available for Flood Damage


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 19, 2018View online

Governor Wolf Announces Federal Aid Availability Following Severe Storms in South-Central Pennsylvania

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration ...

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