Outdoor Warning Sirens Test Dates

Sirens are tested on Wednesdays.

  • January 11, 2017
  • April 12, 2017
  • July 12, 2017
  • October 11, 2017

Remember, hearing a siren does NOT mean you should evacuate.  Local radio and television stations will provide information and instructions on what you should do.  It is important to note that sirens may not necessarily be heard inside homes or businesses.


Warming Centers ~ CLOSED ~ for the season

The Men's Warming Center

Bethel United Methodist Church
1232 Curtis St, Rock Hill, SC 29730
Runs November 13, 2016 through the winter months
Doors open nightly at 6 p.m.
Contact Number (803) 327-4881

Women and Children's Warming Center

The Salvation Army
119 S Charlotte Av, Rock Hill, SC 29730
Runs November 18, 2016 - March 2017
Doors open nightly at 6 p.m.
Contact Number (803) 324-5141



Office of Emergency Management is comprised of three divisions that are under the direction of the Emergency Management Director. The divisions are:


Functional Areas

  •     Catawba Nuclear Station Emergency Planning   
  •     Emergency and Disaster Operations Planning
  •     Emergency Response Coordination
  •     Hazardous Materials Coordination
  •     Incident Command System and Radiological Training
  •     SARA Title III Regulation and Reporting
  •     Special Events Coordination




South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control Website

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

York County Press Releases