Emergency Operations Center

Taylor County Emergency Operations Center (EOC)

EOC_Outside The Emergency Operations Center is a centralized and specialized location to communicate, organize, manage, and make strategic decisions necessary to protect the residents, visitors, and property of Taylor County during natural or technological disasters. The facility is equipped with state-of-the-art communications and data collection and analysis equipment to aid the ERT in their response to all hazards.

The EOC has redundant power and communications systems and is rated to sustain the impacts of a Category 5 hurricane. The EOC also houses the County's Emergency 911 and Dispatch Center, allowing for the most efficient flow of emergency information to the ERT.