Emergency Services

Duties & Responsibilities

Our department is comprised 9-1-1, Emergency Medical (EMS), Fire, and Emergency Management Divisions, each providing unique and specialized levels of public safety services to the citizens of Rowan County and it's municipalities. In addition, the department is charged with coordinating emergency activities with the Rowan County Rescue Squad as well as other public or private allied agencies providing emergency services within the county.

Our Mission

To provide comprehensive services for the common good through effective community preparedness and management of adverse events.