The Office of Emergency Management is charged with the responsibility to help the Borough of Chatham prepare for, respond to, and help recover from disasters. Disasters may be of natural origin or man made. The most common natural events are winter and tropical storms. Their impact may range from mild to devastating. Disasters may occur at any time or place. In the event of a major event the local Office of Emergency Management serves as the conduit between Borough and the State and Federal agencies.
Local Emergency Planning Council (LEPC) Anyone wishing information on the LEPC or the Office of Emergency Management may contact Bill Nauta, OEM Coordinator at 973-417-3042, or email firstname.lastname@example.org .