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Office Location

Montour County Emergency Management Agency
24 Wesner Lane
Danville PA, 17821
570.271.3047 - phone
570.271.3078 - fax

East Central Emergency Network
26 West First Street
PO Box 380
Bloomsburg, PA  17815
570.389.5731 - phone
570.784.6692 - fax

East Central Emergency Network
Executive Committee Meetings

Thursday, June 27, 2024
Thursday, July 25, 2024
Thursday, August 22, 2024
Thursday, September 26, 2024
Thursday, October 24, 2024

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Department:
East Central Emergency Network
Fax:
570.784.6692

Hours of Operation

Montour County Emergency Management Agency
Monday
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Tuesday
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Wednesday
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Thursday
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Friday
9:00AM - 4:00PM

East Central Emergency Network
Monday8:00AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday8:00AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday8:00AM - 4:30PM
Thursday8:00AM - 4:30PM
Friday8:00AM - 4:30PM

About Our Office

Public safety in Montour County is overseen by 2 separate agencies.  Easy Central Emergency Network provides 24 hour a day, 7 days a week 911 emergency dispatching coverage.  The Montour County Emergency Management Agency is tasked with the oversight of emergency management and emergency preparedness.

Our Services

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Emergency Management and Emergency Preparedness

The Montour County Emergency Management Agency is tasked with the oversight of all facets of emergency management and emergency preparedness for the County of Montour.  The Emergency Management Agency maintains a telephone and sms-message alerting service for the citizens of Montouc County in the event of a situation that requires mass noticication.  The agency also oversees the implimentation of disaster and emergency response plans for various entities throughout the county.  The Montour County Emergency Management Agency is also the base of operations for the Central Pennsylvania Drone Response Team.

East Central Emergency Network
911 Call Taking and Dispatching

The East Central Emergency Network provides around-the-clock 911 emergency call answering and dispatching for all EMS, fire, and law enforement agencies in Montour County.  ECEN also serves as an after-hours answering point for law enforcement, social welfare and public safety agencies throughout the county.
 

The East Central Emergency Network’s Telecommunicator training program is certified by the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) as meeting American National Standards (ANS) for Public Safety Telecommunicator Minimum Training. APCO’s Agency Training Program Certification, a Project 33® Initiative, is a formal mechanism for public safety answering points (PSAPs) to certify their training programs as providing trainees with both the required content and demonstration of decision and psychomotor skills cited within the standard.

As part of the certification process, the Agency’s curriculum, training materials, and supporting documentation are reviewed for compliance. Achievement of this certification is a testament to the Agency’s commitment to providing exemplary service, through advancing the training and professional development of its public-safety communications officials. The East Central Emergency Network is currently one of only five agencies in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to hold this certification, and is very proud to be recognized as one of the finest.

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