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  1. Extreme-Heat-Cooling-Stations-News

    Extreme Heat Shelter/Cooling Station Information

    Locations as reported to the Westmoreland County Department of Public Safety as of Friday, July 19, 2019 at 3:00 PM. There may be others available so check with your local coordinators. Hours of operations/capabilities can vary, so check before you go. Read on...
  2. Cover sheet from Westmoreland County Hazard Mitigation Plan

    Westmoreland County Multi-Jurisdictional Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan - Revision Is Starting!

    The Westmoreland County Hazard Mitigation Plan must be revised every five (5) years to meet Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requirements. See project updates, documents and more... Read on...
  3. Bud Mertz demonstrating interior features of Mobile Command Center

    Westmoreland displays new high-tech mobile command center

    The $516,000 center includes a large trailer with internet, mapping and communications equipment and two mobile surveillance units that feature cameras atop 37-foot masts and six drones for aerial reconnaissance activities. View Tribune-Review article and video
  4. CodeRED mobile app logo

    CodeRED - Keeping Citizens Informed

    All Encouraged to Sign-up for Emergency and Non-emergency Alerts at County Website. Read on...
  5. Follow us on Twitter!

    Westmoreland County Department of Public Safety is now on Twitter! Read on...
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