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Emergency Management Division

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Function of the Emergency Management is to develop, maintain, coordinate, and lead emergency management activities to mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from natural or man-made disasters.



Office Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
(Due to other responsibilities, there may not be someone in the office during these hours. Please call ahead to ensure personnel are there to assist you.)



Portage County Sheriff's Office
Emergency Management Division
1462 Strongs Avenue
Stevens Point, WI 54481
fax: (715)343-6232

After Hours (24/7):

Emergencies: Call 9-1-1
Duty Officer: (715) 346-1400



Emergency Management Staff:

Emergency Management Coordinator

Bob Weinert

Phone: (715) 346-1437

Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator

James Williams

Phone: (715)346-1397 







Portage County All Hazard Mitigation Plan

Wisconsin Emergency Management 

Ready Wisconsin 

2-1-1 of Portage County

Red Cross

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Make an Emergency Preparedness Plan 

Put Together a Disaster Supply Kit

Preparing your Pets for Emergencies

People with Disabilities and other Special Needs

Special Preparedness Information for Seniors

Lightning Awareness

Pandemic / Avian Flu

Wisconsin Emergency Management Association

WPS Power Outage Info

Allliant Energy Power Outage Info 

Family Preparedness Plan



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