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Posted on: May 21, 2018

2018 EMS Week

EMS Strong

The EMS Strong campaign seeks to celebrate, unify and inspire the men and women of our nation’s emergency medical services. Created by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) in partnership with the National Association of Emergency ...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

Flood Risks in Chester County

Flood Chestnut-Montgomery Ave WC 4-16-18 (RJK Photo)

Flood Risks in Chester County 

By Robert J. Kagel, Director 

Chester County Department of Emergency Services

A few weekends ago, I found myself watching an interview on the Weather Channel that hit home: a major flooding event in rural Arka...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

DES Platoons recognized by PA APCO

PA APCO Award

Chester County DES' Platoons were named 2018 Team of the Year by the Pennsylvania Chapter of the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (PA APCO).  PA APCO presents annual awards to public safety communications personnel recognizin...

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