Due to a power outage, all offices in the Park Plaza building are closed.  The affected departments are as follows:

Solicitor - closed - some staff operating in Greenwood County Courthouse
Coroner - office closed - staff operating on an on-call basis
Voter Registration - office closed
Public Defender - office closed
Lake Management - office closed 
Human Resources - office closed
County Administration - office closed but taking emergency calls at 942-8507
Victim's Advocate - office closed - staff operating from the Sheriff's office
Drug Enforcement Unit - office closed - staff operating from the Sheriff's office
Treasurer - office closed
Probation - office closed

As Monday, January 20th is a holliday, offices will reopen on their normal schedules on Tuesday January 21st.  


Mission Statement:  The Department leads the county level integrated emergency management program in order to minimize the loss of life and destruction of property as well as efficiently and effectively prepare for, respond to and recover from all hazard events.


Vision:  An accomplished and innovative leader in emergency management within the state recognized as ready, relevant, responsible, and resilient.


        -       Ready to respond to any event and recovery swiftly and efficiently

        -       Relevant to the needs of the community as well as the threats

        -       Responsible fiscally as well as to all stake holders, but especially the citizens

        -       Resilient in that the integrated emergency management program can sustain itself through events as well as personnel changes.