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.

Training Announcements

About Us

Hazardous Materials Emergency Response Team
Local Emergency Preparedness Committee (LEPC)
Chester County Animal Response Team (CART)
Long Term Recovery Committee

Preparedness Information




Response Information

Recovery Information

Chester County Flood Recovery Guide

Mitigation Information

Local Emergency Management

Municipal Coordinators
Important Forms