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Posted on: April 16, 2019

National Public Safety Telecommunicator Week


Each year during the 3rd week in April, we celebrate our 911 Telecommunicators.  At today's meeting, the Board of Commissioners proclaimed this week, April 14-20, 2019 as National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.  These men and wome...

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Emergency Services News
Posted on: March 28, 2019

William H "Pop" Winters Award

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Nominations for the William H "Pop" Winters Award are open!

The award shall be presented to a member of a fire, rescue or EMS agency that serves Chester County.  The individual shall embody and exemplify the leadership, dedication, profe...

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Emergency Services News
Posted on: March 12, 2019

DES Intern receives CCATO Award

Thomas Lewis Marchall Award at CCATO 2019 (2)

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For more information:  Ernie Holling, President CCATO, 610-423-6754 or Cary Vargo, Executive Director CCATO, 610-646-7008

Thomas M. Lewis awarded Lewis H. Marshall Award at Chester County Association...

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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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