Monroe County, Indiana

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Our area can be affected by tornadoes and we want our community to be prepared as best they can in case the worst happens.  

To stay safe during a tornado:

  • Prepare a plan- For more guidance on how to create a plan, go to
  • Create an emergency kit- For more guidance on how to build your kit, go to
  • Stay aware of weather conditions during thunderstorms
  • Know the best places to shelter both indoors and outdoors
  • Always protect your head

We at the Monroe County Emergency Management Office strive to be quick and informative as possible when a tornado may strike.  This is why we monitor our County Outdoor Warning Sirens daily to ensure quick notification.  Make sure to sign up for our county Citizen Alerts for critical information when you need it most. 

To be more informed about Tornadoes, go to

Tornado Safety

Contact Us

Jamie Neibel,
Director Emergency Management
5850 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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