Dare County Emergency Management is the lead role in preparing for and directing response to major emergencies and disasters , both natural and man-made within Dare County. The Department of Emergency Management is the local community based equivalent of the NC Division of Emergency Management Agency at the State level and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) at the Federal level. It works closely with all agencies (public & private) before, during and after emergencies/disasters to provide the coordination of comprehensive protection of lives and property.
Dare County Emergency Management has a full-time staff that receives specialized training in many varied fields. Like other public safety officials, staff members serve the community 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
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Dare County Division of Public Health Announces Third Positive Test Result for COVID-19
04/01/2020 5:24 PM
COVID-19 is a novel virus, meaning it is new and not everything is known about how the virus works. It is possible there are individuals who have the virus and are spreading it, yet have no symptoms.
04/01/2020 12:51 PM
Health and Human Services Director Sheila Davies provides an update on COVID-19 in Dare County.
04/01/2020 1:18 PM
Health and Human Services Director Sheila Davies provides an update on COVID-19 in Dare County and information on effective tools to slow the spread of COVID-19.
03/31/2020 4:39 PM