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Mark Edgar - Director

Hocking County EMA


(740) 385-6168


If you have an immediate emergency- please call 9-1-1. The local First Responders are here to help you handle the immediate threat or need in case of an emergency. 

Mission Statement:
We are striving to create a community culture of preparedness and readiness for when disaster strikes.

Purpose Statement:
Work towards protecting lives and preventing the loss of property form all hazards in the county.

 What is Emergency Management


The Hocking County E.M.A. is here to help you Prepare, Respond, and Recover from a natural or man made disaster.

Check out the Residents Tab to learn more about ways to be prepared and how to become a volunteer with our Community Emergency Response Team.