Switzerland County Seal
Director Emergency Management

Thomas Moore
switzema@gmail.com
(P) 812.427.4300
(M) 812.801.3141
(F) 812.427.3304


location

708 West Seminary Street
Vevay, IN 47043


hours

Monday and Friday
8:00am - 3:00pm

defined

The Emergency Management plays a critical role in preparing Vevay, Patriot and Switzerland County for any disaster. We have a Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan (CEMP) that details our response to all hazards. The Plan is under constant review and is continually updated to reflect changes in policies and procedures. Emergency Preparedness is a community responsibility and you can help. Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT) and Citizen Corps are designed to involve citizens in emergency response. We need your cooperation and supportif we are to minimize the damage caused by a disaster in our community.


Switzerland County, Indiana

Emergency Management

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Severe Weather Preparedness Week

posted on 2016-03-15 by Thomas Moore from emergency-management

March 20th-26th is Severe Weather Preparedness Week, and the Indiana Department of Homeland Security (IDHS) encourages all public safety professionals to use the week as an opportunity to remind their local communities to prepare for spring and summer severe weather such as thunderstorms and tornadoes. ... read more

Free Weather Radios Available

posted on 2016-03-15 by Thomas Moore from emergency-management

Weather radios can be picked up at the Emergency Management Office, located at the Tech Center, 708 W. Seminary Street, Vevay. The EMA office is located in the basement. Please call ahead of time, to make sure I will be in the office. Phone: 812-427-4301. Thank You. EMA Director Thomas Moore - 2016

Outdoor Warning Siren Testing

posted on 2014-01-03 by from emergency-management

Switzerland County will begin monthly Outdoor Warning Siren testing for the Town of Vevay and the Town of Patriot on the first Thursday of the month at noon, starting in the month of April. These tests will last approximately one minute. If a real emergency were to occur, the sirens would sound several times for 3 minute increments. If you have any questions concerning the siren testing please con... read more

CALENDAR

- WEATHER SPOTTERS / SAFETY CLASS

posted on 2017-02-09 by Thomas Moore from emergency-management

THERE WILL BE WEATHER SPOTTERS AND WEATHER SAFETY CLASS ON THURSDAY APRIL 6TH AT 6:00 PM, 2017. THE CLASS WILL BE HELD AT THE TECH CENTER, 708 WEST SEMINARY STREET VEVAY, INDIANA. THE PUBLIC, FIRE, EMS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL ARE ALL WELCOME. GUEST SPEAKER: WEATHER METEOROLOGIST BRANDON PELOQUIN. HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE....THOMAS MOORE (SCEMA).

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