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Any business, non-profit or government/municipal agency within Columbia County who would like free NYS hand sanitizer can drive up to the Public Safety Facility on
Tuesday & Thursday 9AM - 12Noon.
Amounts per organization per week are limited.
Director - David Harrison Jr
Deputy Director - Henry Swartz
Deputy Director - Rob Lopez
Deputy Director - Mark VanVorst
Liaison to CCEMO - Lt. Bill Hilscher (CCSO)
EMERGENCY - 911
Non-Emergency Phone - 518-828-1212
Address - Public Safety Facility
85 Industrial Tract
Hudson, NY 12534
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
~ The mission of the Sheriff's Emergency Management Division is to minimize personal injury, loss of life and damage to property and the environment from man-made or natural disasters through mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery; while working with local, state and federal agencies, overseeing operations of the county Emergency Operation Center, all in accordance with the Columbia County Comprehensive Emergency Plan. ~
- I M P O R T A N T -
EMERGENCY ALERT NOTIFICATION: Columbia County is changing from CODE RED to the NY ALERT emergency notification system. As of August 29th, 2020 emergency alerts and other important information for Columbia County residents specifically, will be sent to your "hard lined" phone from NY ALERT instead of CODE RED. If you had received text and email alerts from CODE RED previously, you must enroll in the NY ALERT system and create a free account to receive these types of alerts.
TO FULLY PARTICIPATE in the many benefits of the NY ALERT notification system, you must ENROLL and create a FREE account to receive text and email alerts including: AMBER/Missing Children, Sex Offender Relocation, Transportation, Marine Alerts ....AND MORE - please go to: www.alert.ny.gov/enroll.
DON'T WAIT! YOU CAN ENROLL NOW AND BEGIN RECEIVING MANY DIFFERENT TYPES OF ALERTS ALREADY AVAILABLE ON YOUR CELL PHONE BY EMAIL AND TEXT.
Emergency Planning Links:
NYS DHSES Office of Emergency Management
NYS Planning Guide for Community Officials
Article 2B of the NYS Executive Law
Columbia County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan
Upcoming Training & Events:
Most training and events are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19
- Free Hand Sanitizer Every Tuesday & Thursday 9 - 12