Announcements

Red Cross Offers Assistance to Storm Victims

- Wednesday, May 27, 2015
The American Red Cross has a phone number for Central Texans to call if they are in need of assistance due to the recent weather: 1-877-500-8645.

Here is the list of Red Cross shelter locations for the Central Texas area:
    Northwest Fellowship Church, 13427 Pond Springs Rd., Austin,TX
    South Austin Recreation Center, 1100 Cumberland Rd., Austin,TX
    San Marcos Activity Center – 501 E. Hopkins St., San Marcos,TX
    Gem of the Hills, 2233 US Hwy 281 North, Blanco,TX
    Oasis Church, 1616 Old Granger Road, Taylor, TX
    Navasota Community Center, 101 Stadium Dr., Navasota,TX 77868

Flood Recovery in Central Texas

- Wednesday, May 27, 2015

 

 

 

After a weekend of devastating floods and record-breaking rainfall, our friends and neighbors in Hays County and across Central Texas need our help. The massive damage sustained in San Marcos, along the Blanco River, and throughout Central Texas will be life-altering for thousands of families and individuals.  

 
Together, we can help families rebuild their lives. Please consider joining United Ways across Central Texas to support the recovery efforts.
 
Here are some ways you can help
•    United Way of Hays County in San Marcos has set up a disaster recovery fund to assist those affected by the flash floods. They will be working with partner agencies and other nonprofit organizations to distribute the funds to help Hays County residents rebuild their lives.  
 
o    Support disaster relief efforts by giving online
 
o    Give using your mobile device by texting FLOODS to 41444
•    United Way of Williamson County and United Way for Greater Austin are collecting funds to support recovery efforts in Central Texas. Your gift will be distributed to local organizations to help recovery efforts in the coming days, weeks and months.
 
•    If you would like to help, but are not able to give a financial contribution, call 2-1-1 to learn about volunteer efforts or how to donate non-monetary items.
 
•    Follow us on Twitter (@UnitedWayWilco) or on Facebook (UnitedWayofWilliamsonCounty) for additional information and volunteer events related to United Way's recovery efforts in Central Texas.
 
•    If you know individuals and families in need of assistance, please invite them to call 2-1-1 or visit www.211texas.org to be connected with help.

 
 

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Emergency Management

Logo for Emergency Management

 

The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) assists Williamson County in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from disasters.  The OEM works year-round with City Departments, regional emergency management and public safety officials, and elected officials to develop a plan to lessen the impact of disasters on County residents. OEM Staff comes from various backgrounds and specializations, and work together in the four areas of emergency management: preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation.

During a disaster, please stay tuned to local radio or television stations for up to date information regarding appropriate safety measures. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to learn about preparedness
and what the OEM is doing.




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TIER II Reporting

Electronic Submission (preferred)
lepc@wilco.org

or

Mail to:    
Williamson County OEM
PO Box 2659
Georgetown, TX 78627
Attn: Jarred Thomas

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Office of Emergency Management


Physical Address
911 Tracy Chambers Lane
Georgetown, TX 78626


Mailling Address
PO Box 2659
Georgetown, TX 78627

Jarred Thomas, CEM, TEM
Emergency Management Coordinator
Phone: 512-864-8200
jthomas@wilco.org

Michael Turek
Emergency Management Deputy Coordinator                                                                                                                                                Phone: 512-864-8200
mturek@wilco.org   

 

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Wilco Mitigation Plan

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Williamson County Courthouse
710 Main Street Georgetown, TX 78626
Main Telephone: (512)943-1100
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