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Perry County Emergency Management and Homeland Security

Perry County Emergency Management and Homeland Security

The primary goals of Emergency Management are to save lives and protect property by developing and putting into practice appropriate operational capabilities.

 

Perry County Emergency Management Agency

Office of Homeland Security

Loss Control

9-1-1

Rita Spicer, Director

121 West Brown Street, Suite E
New Lexington, OH 43764

(740) 342-1141 - Phone
(740) 342-1685 - Fax

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday - Friday

Email: ema@perrycountyohio.net

 

What is Emergency Management?

 

 

 

Alert Notifications

The federal government announced that on April 26, 2011, the National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) will replace the color-coded Homeland Security Advisory System (HSAS). The NTAS will more effectively communicate information about terrorist threats by providing timely, detailed information to the public, government agencies, first responders, airports and other transportation hubs, and the private sector. The NTAS recognizes that Americans all share responsibility for the nation’s security, and should always be aware of the heightened risk of terrorist attack in the United States and what they should do.

NTAS Alerts will be organized into the following two threat categories:

Imminent Threat Alert - Warns of a credible, specific, and impending terrorist threat against the United States.
Elevated Threat Alert - Warns of a credible terrorist threat against the United States.

Please see the box below to know what Alert we are currently under as a country.

 

Hazard Mitigation Update Plan

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The Hazard Mitigation Plan is open to review by the public. Click HERE to view/download a comment sheet. Comments can be emailed to the Perry County EMA at ema@perrycountyohio.net.

 

Emergency Alert Program

Get alerted about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for our Emergency Alert Program. This system enables us to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, unexpected road closures, missing persons and evacuations of buildings or neighborhoods.

 

You will receive time-sensitive messages wherever you specify, such as your home, mobile or business phones, email address, text messages and more. You pick where, you pick how.

 

Click on the box below to enroll.

 

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LINKS

Links to State and Local Agencies

EMAO - Emergency Management Association of Ohio

OEMA- Ohio Emergency Management Agency

ARSC - Appalachian Regional Safety Council

Upcoming Events
Perry Neighborhood Connection February Meeting Feb 21, 2017 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Ludowici Tile Plant Factory of Ideas - Tile Plant Road, New Lexington, OH 43764
Rag Rug Seminar Feb 23, 2017 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM — Perry County District Library - 117 S Jackson St, New Lexington, OH 43764
The Real Facts of the Sam Sheppard Case Feb 23, 2017 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Buckeye Lake Yacht Club - 5109 N Bank Rd, Buckeye Lake, OH 43008
Community Basketball Game Mar 01, 2017 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM — New Lexington High School 2547 Panther Dr NE, New Lexington, OH 43764
Free Legal Clinic Mar 07, 2017 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM — Perry County Ohio Courthouse Lower Level - 105 North Main St., New Lexington, Ohio 43764
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