Emergency Services


Get a copy of the Montgomery County Emergency Preparedness Guide HERE.


The Municipality of Norristown's Emergency Management Department's mission is to develop and maintain a comprehensive plan to prepare for, respond to, and recover from manmade and natural disasters may they occur within the Municipality. The Emergency Management Department reports to the Fire Chief and is a branch of the Fire Department.


Acts of terrorism on September 11, 2001, caused many people to become alarmed and concerned about the future. Below are some links we encourage you to visit so that like us, you can prepare for the future.

Montgomery County Community Alert System

The Montgomery County Community Alert System delivers important emergency alerts, notifications and updates to you on all your devices:

  • Email Accounts
  • Cell phones (NOTE: text messaging charges could occur)
  • Pagers
  • Smartphone/PDAs

When an incident or emergency occurs, authorized senders will instantly notify you using the Community Alert System. This is your personal connection to real-time updates, instructions on where to go, what to do, or what not to do, who to contact and other important information.

To learn more, visit montco.alertpa.org.


Downloads & important links


Citizens with special needs and their associates have an opportunity to provide information to emergency response agencies, so emergency responders can better plan to serve them in a disaster or other emergencies. For more information, click here.

 

Municipality of Norristown
235 East Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401

Phone: 610-272-8080
Fax: 610-275-0687

info@norristown.org


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Norristown Council Meeting held on November 7, 2018
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Norristown Council Meeting held on October 2, 2018


On July 31, 2018 Plymouth Ambulance and Norristown Fire Department conducted joint UTV training. Members from both Departments trained on incline ascents and descents, winch use for evacuation and overall UTV safety and operations.
From the gallery Norristown Fire Department


Members of Council celebrated the Grand Opening of Timshel Coffee. They are located downtown at 104 E Main Street.
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff 2017


Councilwoman Valerie Cooper with Dan Drake, Vice President, at the Mercy LIFE Norristown Groundbreaking
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff 2017