Charlottesville - UVA - Albemarle

Office Of Emergency Management | Our Mission: to protect our community by coordinating and integrating all activities necessary to build, sustain, and improve the capability to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from threatened or actual natural disasters, acts of terrorism, or other man-made disasters.

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Winter Weather Safety

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Regional Emergency Communications Center

The ECC provides quality service to our community in an expedient and professional manner while respecting the diversity of our community and recognizing that our employees are our most valuable resource.


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Our Awesome Team

Our two women team is here to answer any questions and help you prepare for any disaster. We also are proud to say our team includes several interns from UVA and VCU through out the year.

Allison Farole

Emergency Management Coordinator

Allison has been with the office since March 2013. She was promoted to Emergency Management Coordinator in June 2017. Favorite quote: “Don’t be like the dinosaurs, be prepared.”

Contact: 434-971-1263 or

Maribel Street

Assistant Emergency Management Coordinator

Maribel joined the team in September 2017. Local government is her favorite place to serve because she gets to help improve and educate her community.

Contact: 434-970-1798 or