David Key, Director
Macon County Emergency Services Office 828-349-2067
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Macon County Emergency Services
125 Hyatt Road
Franklin, NC 28734
Macon County Emergency Management
The Macon County Emergency Response Plan, MSDS, and Inventory Forms received by the local
Emergency Planning Committee are available for review by contacting the Macon County Emergency
Management office at 828-349-2067.
Macon County Emergency Management is continually striving to improve our County’s Emergency Service and the level of preparedness in case of disaster. Preparing ourselves as individuals and families is just as important.
You can be automatically notified in the event of an emergency situation inMacon County as well as other critical community alerts when you sign-up for Code Red. Examples include: evacuation notices, bio-terrorism alerts, boil water
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Macon County Emergency Services is the agency dedicated to ensuring the appropriate and efficient response to emergencies throughout the county operating twenty-four hours a day, year round. Our services include:
The department oversees contracts with the eleven volunteer fire departments that provide protection to Macon County residents & businesses and provides for fire inspections. Macon County does have a fire prevention ordinance enforceable by civil and criminal penalties.
This division also serves as the Emergency Management agency for Macon County serving as the coordination point between emergency and non-emergency local, state, and federal assistance during times of disaster.
In addition, Emergency Services also plans for the Macon County response to a disaster, natural or man-made, and other complex emergencies. Disaster planning integrates all of the critical departments of Macon County Government with the local municipalities as well as state and federal agencies.