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 (BlackBerry, Treo and other handhelds)

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


The 2016 Annual Report is now available online.

Read about the accomplishments, challenges and goals Municipal Council faced over the year. The publication also features local organizations like Elmwood Park Zoo, Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library, The Centre Theater, Theatre Horizon, Dragon Boat Club and much more!

http://www.norristown.org/template/upload_files/Norristown_Annual_Report_2016_Final.pdf

RT @VAArk: Congratulations to @SalvationArmyPA on the beautiful new Choice Food Pantry in @NorristownOrg @MontcoPA Beautiful and dignified…

RT @MontgomeryCoPA: Grand opening of Trail of the Jaguar exhibit at Elmwood Park in Norristown to be held May 5 https://t.co/wMIVDB2PIv

Fire Safety tips from the Norristown Fire Department
Norristown Council Meeting held on March 7, 2017
Norristown Fire Department - Recruitment video
Norristown Council Meeting from February 7, 2017