Emergency Management

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Jay Overman, CSEPP Director
Phone - (859) 339-4552

Wendell Hatfield, EMA Director
Phone - (859) 339-6433

The Disaster and Emergency Management division is responsible for the coordination of efforts between all emergency response departments. CSEPP is the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program division of Garrard County and its goal is to enhance community emergency preparedness. Office hours vary during the year, but staff can always be reached in an emergency by calling 911 or the Bluegrass 911 Communications administrative line at (859) 792-3023. Administrative, non-urgent calls should be made to (859) 792-4786.​​