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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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Upcoming Events
American Red Cross Blood Drive Apr 27, 2017 01:00 PM - 07:00 PM — American Legion - 107 E Gay St, Somerset, OH 43783
Calvary Arts Center Italian Festival Apr 28, 2017 - Apr 29, 2017 — Calvary Arts Center, 447 S. Main Street, New Lexington, Ohio 43764
Somerset Artists' Co-Op 2017 Youth Art Show and Exhibit Apr 29, 2017 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM — Somerset Artists' Co-Op - 206 S. Market Street, Somerset, OH  43783
Buckeye Lake Car Show Apr 29, 2017 12:00 PM - 05:30 PM — KOA Campgrounds - 4460 Walnut Road, Buckeye Lake, Ohio 43008
Free Legal Clinic May 02, 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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