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Emergency Management

Emergency Management Director

Emergency Management Coordinator

  • This position is currently vacant. Contact Brad Salzmann with interest. 
Emergency Shelter Manager

  • This position is currently vacant. Contact Brad Salzmann with interest
  • Updated coronavirus travel, testing, quarantine, and other related information can be found at
  • Vermont Department of Health (www.healthvermont.gov) or Vermont Emergency Management (www.wem.vermont.gov).

Vermont Alert

VT-ALERT is the state system that notifies Vermonters of emergency situations, weather alerts, road information, and more.  Register for a free account at www.vtalert.gov.

BUILD A PREPAREDNESS KIT

A basic emergency supply kit could include the following recommended items:

  • Water, one gallon of water per person per day for at least three days, for drinking and sanitation
  • Food, at least a three-day supply of non-perishable food
  • Battery-powered or hand crank radio and a NOAA Weather Radio with tone alert and extra batteries for both
  • Flashlight and extra batteries (headlamps and light sticks work well)
  • First aid kit
  • Whistle to signal for help
  • Dust mask to help filter contaminated air and plastic sheeting and duct tape to shelter-in-place
  • Moist towelettes, garbage bags and plastic ties for personal sanitation
  • Wrench or pliers to turn off utilities
  • Manual can opener for food
  • Local maps
  • Cell phone with chargers, inverter or solar charger
  • Towel, extra socks, hat and gloves

Anyone interested in participating in emergency management planning or emergency shelter volunteering, please contact Brad Salzmann