Daniel Neaverth Jr., Commissioner
716/858-6578, daniel.neaverth@erie.gov

Gregory Butcher, Deputy Commissioner
716/858-2944, FAX/858-7937, gregory.butcher@erie.gov

James T. Glass, Emergency Services Coordinator
716/858-6287, glassj@erie.gov

Emergency Contact: 716/898-3696 MERS Control

The Civil Defense/Disaster Preparedness Division executes the County plan for civil defense and disaster relief before, during and after any type of natural, man-made disaster or war time situation. The activities of this Division are mandated by State Law, with the County maintaining control over certain levels of services.

What's Happening in Emergency Management Civil Defense/Disaster Preparedness Division

The Ready Erie Preparedness app is available for Erie County residents to make and share emergency plans, as well as receive information from Erie County during emergencies. Download this free app: