County Government

Civil Defense/Emergency Management

Benton County Emergency Management (BEMA)
John Fields – Director
Dave Pitstick- Deputy Director
604-B E. 2nd Street
Fowler, IN 47944

Benton County Crisis Communication Plan for Emergencies

Benton County will provide information to the public in the event of a crisis. A spokesperson, Public Information Officer (PIO) will provide information for their department if available during a crisis. The EMA Director may speak on their behalf to make general comments about the situation during an event.

Benton County Information Center for press briefings will be on the 2nd floor of the Benton County Courthouse in the Commissioners Room.

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