Emergency Management

Somerset County

Emergency Management

The Somerset County Emergency Management Agency is your trusted partner in safeguarding our community against a spectrum of potential emergencies and disasters. Operating under the authority of the Maine Emergency Management Statute, our agency is dedicated to proactive preparation, strategic training, and effective response to ensure the well-being of Somerset County residents.

Our Mission:

  • Preparation: We are committed to effectively preparing for a range of emergencies, from natural disasters to unforeseen incidents, by employing robust mitigation strategies.
  • Training: Through active participation in joint exercises and the execution of mutual aid agreements, our team stays at the forefront of emergency response, ensuring a coordinated and efficient approach.
  • Management: Completing operational and planning capabilities, we stand ready to manage emergency situations, safeguarding lives and property in Somerset County.

Types of Emergencies:
Somerset County is resilient, but we recognize the potential challenges posed by various hazards, including but not limited to fire, flood, drought, hurricanes, ice storms, mass casualty incidents, hazardous material chemical spills, and incidents involving weapons of mass destruction.

Your Safety Matters:
In the face of uncertainty, Somerset County Emergency Maintenance is here for you. Stay informed, stay prepared, and know that you have a dedicated team working to protect you and your community.

Connect With Us:
While we work on providing you with more detailed information about our emergency preparedness initiatives, please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns. Your safety is our top priority.

Physical Address:
8 County Dr.
Skowhegan, ME 04976



Quick Links
Hazard Mitigation Plan
2024 Somerset Hazard Mitigation Plan Update Draft
Citizens Hazard Mitigation Survey 2024
Maine Emergency Management Agency (MEMA)


EMA Director

EMA Deputy Director