Mike Channell
York County Emergency Operations Center
PO Box 12430
149 W Black Street
Rock Hill, SC 29730
(803) 326-2300 phone
(803) 329-7429 fax
 
mike.channell@yorkcountygov.com
 
Functions

The Public Safety Programs Division is responsible for developing and maintaining all of the county's  emergency plans and procedures, such as the Emergency Operations Plan (EOP). Coordinates with local schools, daycares and healthcare facilities to ensure their emergency plans are comprehensive and meet required guidelines. We conduct training for emergency responders of all emergency service disciplines. Maintain database for SARA Title III, TIER II report forms.

Responsibilities

  • Develop, maintain and implement a multitude of emergency plans
  • Coordinates and conducts emergency disaster exercises
  • Conducts various training programs for emergency responders within the county
  • Maintains database for SARA Title III, TIER 2 reports of hazardous materials and their location within the county 
  • Maintains and calibrates over 2,000 pieces of radiological detection equipment