Emergency Management

Originally Civil Defense and required by Pennsylvania Title 35, Part V (Emergency Management Services) the Emergency Management Division (EMA) of the Chester County Department plans and prepares for emergencies, educates the public about preparedness, coordinates prevention, emergency response, recovery and mitigation from the effects of disaster and collects and disseminates emergency information. The Division is dedicated to assisting all citizens and organizations to be prepared for emergencies. Please click on the links below for more information.

Chester County Flood Recovery Guide

Training Announcements


About Us
History
Staff
Hazard Vulnerability

Preparedness
Planning
Training and Exercises
Citizen Corps
Local Emergency Preparedness Committee (LEPC)
Nuclear Preparedness
Special Populations

Prevention



Response
Emergency Operations Center
Shelters
Emergency Alert System (EAS) - Warning & Communications
Chester County Animal Response Team (CART)
Mapping

Recovery -- Damage Assessment and Disaster Assistance
Long Term Recovery Committee

Mitigation
What is Hazard Mitigation
Hazard Mitigation Plan
Resources and Links
Flood Insurance

Hazardous Materials Emergency Response Team

Local Emergency Management
Municipal Coordinators
Important Forms