Emergency Services

Catawba County Emergency Services is responsible for planning and responding to all hazards – natural, manmade and medical emergencies. Additionally, we manage emergency communications through our 911 Communications Center, provide Animal Control in all unincorporated areas of the county and some municipalities, and assist veterans and their dependents in obtaining benefits and service from the Veterans Administration.

Emergency Services Latest News

Published: March 14, 2023

Tier II Reports Due

Local companies with hazardous chemicals required to post Tier II reports by March 1, 2023...

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Published: March 13, 2023

It's Not Luck

Luck is for leprechauns. Plan ahead to be ready for a disaster....

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Published: February 06, 2023

ES Summer Academy

Are you interested in a career in Emergency Services?...

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Published: January 04, 2023

Resolve to Be Ready in 2023

Make a resolution that really matters! Be ready this year by creating and practicing your emergency plan with your family. Take your first step today....

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Published: December 20, 2022

Brrrr! Cold Temperatures Ahead

Taking care of your family, pets and yourself will be critical as temperatures dip into the teens this weekend with even colder wind chill. Let's be careful out there!...

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Published: December 16, 2022

Gremlins Can Ruin Your Holiday

The holidays are a great time to gather with family and friends to celebrate and build happy memories together, but a fire or serious injury can ruin those special moments....

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