THE ST. CHARLES PARISH EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER CAN BE REACHED 24/7 AT:
: The Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness is
responsible for maintaining written plans for the preparedness,
mitigation, response and recovery of any terrorist act, natural or
technological disaster that may occur in St. Charles Parish.
the department is responsible for coordinating the plans and operations
of the various emergency response agencies such as fire, police,
emergency medical services, public works, volunteers, and other groups
that respond to emergencies.
The Department of Homeland Security
and Emergency Preparedness is also responsible for building St. Charles
Parish's emergency plan as part of a national incident management
system capable of responding not only to local or regional emergencies,
but also to national security emergencies such as nuclear attack.
ST. CHARLES PARISH IS A CERTIFIED
COMMUNITY BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.