Emergency Management Agency (EMA)

Planning, Response, Recovery, Mitigation

The Paulding County Emergency Management Agency (EMA)

The Paulding County Emergency Management Agency was established to serve as a countywide agency to oversee the planning, response, recovery, mitigation, and coordination of all efforts utilized in major emergencies / disasters.

The Paulding County EMA also serves as the coordinating agency and public information arm of the Local Emergency Planning Committee which maintains, updates, and coordinates laws, records, and training exercises dealing with the storage, manufacture, and transportation of hazardous materials in our community.

The agency is also charged with the establishment and updating of the County’s Emergency Operations Plan (E.O.P.). This document is a formal outline of emergency response to all types of emergencies / disasters.

Training / Upcoming Events

New Training Facility
Dedication Ceremony – Saturday, October 20, 2018
2:00 -4:00 pm – open to the public
Refreshments and giveaways will be on hand.
Static displays and “Touch-A-Truck”, as well as Fire, EMS and law enforcement vehicles.


Special Statement

5:29 PM CST on January 25, 2019
12:30 AM EST on January 26, 2019
Snow Showers
Snow Showers


Nixle Alerts

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Update 155 pm EST: Snow was developing and moving northeast. Accumulations of 1 to 3 inches remain possible through this evening. Some freezing drizzle also expected. Roads will become slick and snow covered in areas. Use caution.

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Snow will spread across the region on Sunday. Accumulations of 1 to 3 inches expected. Snow ends in the evening. Roads will become snow covered and slick.

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