Emergency Management/Fire Marshal
Bobby Arledge - Emergency Management Director/Fire Marshal
Office Hours: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday-Friday
P.O. Box 308
Physical Location: 40 Courthouse Street
Columbus, NC 28722
Mission: Handle all Fire Administration, Inspections & Investigations and Emergency Management related activities.
Polk County has contracted with the Emergency Communications Network to license its CodeRED high-speed notification solution. We need you help in making sure your phone numbers are in the system and you can be reached in an emergency. The following link will allow you to register your phone number, cell number, and email if you wish to receive emails. We would like you to take the time to log on and register your phone numbers so we make sure that we have the best number to reach you in the event of an emergency. If you have any questions feel free to contact Polk County Emergency Management at 828-894-6342.
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