Monroe County, Indiana

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Emergency Management

Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Monroe County has been working diligently with partners to have the most up-to-date information on this Public Health Issue.  Stay up-to-date with us, by utilizing the below resources:

Monroe County Public Health Department   

Indiana State Department of Health

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Prevention is key with this virus as there is currently no vaccine.  Guidance on preventative actions as well as educational material can be found in all of the above links.  Again, we are working closely with partners to  stay as informed as we can to serve our community as best we can. 


Want to help your community in it's time of need?  Check out the below links.

Make Handmade Masks! - How-to Directions and Drop-Off Locations

(If when using a fabric mask as described in the above link, please consider if it is extremely soiled, discard the mask.  A fabric mask can be cleaned by washing it by itself with bleach.  Please follow the instructions on your bleach product to clean properly.)



About the Monroe County Emergency Management Office

Emergency Management means the preparation for and the coordination of all emergency functions other than functions for which military forces or other federal agencies are primarily responsible for to prevent, minimize and repair injury and damage resulting from disasters.

The formation and regulation of county level emergency management follow Indiana Code Title 10, Article 14,

Our Mission Statement

To establish and maintain a progressive emergency management program that promotes the mitigation of, preparation for, the response to, and the recovery from emergencies and disasters impacting the public, government, and business of the communities in Monroe County.


Sign Up For Emergency Alerts !

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Citizen Alert Sign-Up
Receive emergency alerts and other important community news by signing up for Monroe County Alert. This systems enables us to provide you with critical information quickly, such as tornado warnings, road closures, missing persons and evacuations that are specific to Monroe County.

You will receive time sensitive messages, and you can specify to receive them by text, email, home phone, etc. and what types of alerts you would like to receive.


Travel Advisory Map

To keep up to date on the current travel status of Monroe County, click here Travel Advisory Map Link

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Contact Us

Allison Moore,
Highway Garage
5900 W Foster Curry Dr
Bloomington, IN 47403
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  • Phone: (812) 349-2546
  • Fax: (812) 349-2052
  • Staff Directory
  • M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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