Disaster Preparedness


The emergency management function for the City of Rocky Mount is managed by the Fire Department's Division Chief of Life Safety who serves as City's Emergency Management Coordinator. The City's emergency management efforts consist of planning and readiness efforts that include mitigation activities, preparedness plans, response to emergencies, and recovery operations. The City has established an Emergency Operations Plan as a guide for managing disasters the community may experience. In addition, vulnerability assessments have been conducted in consideration for natural and manmade risks that are probable for the Rocky Mount community. The City maintains a close working relationship with Edgecombe and Nash County Emergency Management agencies and work closely with both before and during emergencies that impact the local region.

For additional information contact:
Division Fire Chief Donnie Daniels
City of Rocky Mount Emergency Management Coordinator