Union County Emergency Management
James Franklin, Director
Office: (765) 458-0505
Emergency: (765) 458-5194
The mission of Union County Emergency Management is to lessen the loss of life, reduce injuries, and reduce property damage during natural, technological, and man-made events through mitigation (reducing the negative impact of disasters before they occur), preparedness (conducting training and exercises for emergency responders, creating/ updating emergency plans), response (coordinating quick and timely response by providing resources and equipping emergency responders), and recovery (coordinating and expending restoration efforts).
Union County Emergency Management:
Union County Emergency Management is under the direction of James Franklin. The EMA Director assists local emergency response leaders who coordinate or support local incident management at major or complex emergencies or disasters. The EMA Director also assists individuals and local jurisdictions with recovery from natural or man-made disasters, in addition to coordinating mitigation programs designed to reduce the impact of future disasters on a community.
Any questions, concerns, or comments please feel free to call the EMA Director at 765-458-0505.
Union County Communications / 911 and Union County Emergency Management provide Emergency Notification for Severe Weather Watches and Warnings via Land Line, Cell Phone, Text Message and Email thru Code Red Emergency Alerts. Please register by clicking the link below and filling in the blanks.