Emergency Management

Welcome to York County Office of Emergency Management...


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  1. important notice

    Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC)

    Local businesses from our chemical industry, along with first responders will be holding the quarterly LEPC meeting to discuss countywide emergency planning and hazard materials incident preparedness. Read on...
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First Responders needing COVID-19 testing should contact our office for instructions 803-326-2300.


Guidance and Protocols for Preventing the Spread of COVID-19

Guidance for Schools and Municipalities

Guidance for First Responders

PPE Preservation Protocol

PPE Preservation Protocol Flowchart

Our Mission:


To provide the residents of York County with a comprehensive, integrated and coordinated public safety program through which Homeland Security is coordinated, risks are reduced, emergency services delivered, and consequences of events managed to make our community a safe place to live, work, and play.

Responsibilities:


Manage the preparedness for, the response to and the recovery from disasters or major emergencies which may occur within the boundaries of York County; while coordinating emergency efforts with response agencies and other jurisdictions.

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

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