Department of Emergency Services

HazmatResponseTeam.jpgLebanon County Department of Emergency Services(DES) provides 911-telephone emergency service to all of Lebanon County. This service is provided 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. DES is a Pennsylvania State certified Hazardous Materials Response Unit for Lebanon County. This service is provided 24 hours a day for Chemical Spills and Biohazards. Additional services include Search and Rescue, Confined Space Rescue, Emergency Planning, and Response and Recovery operations for any man-made or natural disasters. The agency provides training for local DES coordinators. It also operates an Emergency Operations Center in times of emergencies to coordinate response and recovery operations in coordination with State and Federal Agencies.

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Office Hours(Administrative):
Monday through Friday - 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
On call duty officer: 24hrs

Emergency Contact:
On call Duty Officer - (717) 272-7621

Mailing Address:
Lebanon County Department of Emergency Services
Room 12, Municipal Building
400 South 8th Street
Lebanon, PA 17042-6794

Phone Number:
Non Emergency Fire/EMS: (717) 272-2025
Police: (717) 272-2054
Administrative: (717) 272-7621

Fax Number:
Administrative: (717) 274-1486

Department Head:
Robert Dowd, Director