EMA, Department of Homeland Security and county educators discuss school safety.
Outage lasted more than 10 hours.
Tacy Bond, a dispatcher with the Norwalk Police Department for 18 years, is the new 9-1-1 coordinator.
Late Norwalk man served as the Huron County EMA director for nearly 20 years.
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.