Alerts about severe weather issues, community alerts and emergency situations are sent to locations of choice — home, cell, email, text.
The late Bill Ommert served as interim director until his Aug. 31 death at his Norwalk home.
Fire chief says “we need good 9-1-1 coordination.”
The late Bill Ommert was the Huron County EMA director for about 18 1/2 years and returned as the interim recently.
Interviews for Huron Co. EMA director to be held soon
Commissioners planning on creating new 9-1-1 coordinator position that “probably would answer to the EMA director.”
“If Jason changes his mind … we’d be absolutely willing to talk to him. We are absolutely not forcing him out,” Commissioner Terry Boose says.
All sirens activated by the Huron County Sheriff’s Office will begin this transition Feb. 1.
EMA suffers cuts from crucial FEMA grant.
Employees receive 3 percent raises for three years
Improving the 9-1-1 service is the top priority in Huron County.
”It would be great if we could get three or four companies.“
Huron County EMA loans emergency generator to Norwalk
Sheriff's office and Norwalk, Willard and Bellevue police departments each operate their own.
Those who complete the program will be issued a Skywarn spotter identification card.