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,operate the animal shelter, provide Animal Control in all unincorporated areas of the county, and assist veterans and their dependents in obtaining benefits and service from the Veterans Administration.

Emergency Services Latest News

Published: July 19, 2024

Mission: Lifeline Gold Award

Catawba County EMS nationally recognized for its commitment to quality care for heart attacks and strokes....

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Published: April 23, 2024

Newsletter for Senior Adults

Check out the quarterly newsletter from Emergency Services including Safety Tips and Upcoming Events!...

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Published: April 03, 2024

Duke Energy Tests Sirens 3/10

The outdoor warning sirens around Catawba and McGuire nuclear stations will be tested between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10...

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Published: March 01, 2024

Spring……into Being Prepared fo

Spring……into Being Prepared for Severe Weather! Practice & Planning Makes Perfect Catawba County Encourages Preparedness for Tornadoes and Severe Storms...

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Published: February 08, 2024

State Emergency Assistance

State-funded grants are available to eligible individuals and families located within the emergency area who do not qualify for a disaster loan from the SBA...

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Published: February 03, 2024

Disaster Relief Available

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is making low-interest disaster loans available to residents and businesses affected by severe weather January 9, 2024...

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