Emergency Management

Mission Statement

The Plymouth Office of Emergency Management coordinates efforts to protect life, property & the environment by developing and managing programs that prevent, prepare for, respond to, recover from, and mitigate natural disasters and emergencies.

Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station

The Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station has been operating since 1972.  Federal, state, and local agencies maintain emergency response programs in place for managing resources and protecting the public in the unlikely event of radiation release or an emergency incident involving the plant's nuclear reactor.  Provided within the OEM links posted, is information regarding emergency preparedness operations, testing of safety and notification equipment, and planning guides for organizations and residents in the 10-mile Emergency Planning Zone.

Shelters & Access and Functional Needs Information

Dial 2-1-1  / Mass211 at http://mass211.org

Emergency Alert Information

Massachusetts AlertsNational Terrorism Advisory System
State EAS PrimaryWBZ, Boston (AM 1030, FM 98.5)
State EAS AlternateWBMX, Boston (FM 104.1)
Local EAS Primaries

WPLM, Plymouth (AM 1390, FM 99.1)


WATD, Marshfield (FM 95.9)

 WQRC, Barnstable (FM 99.9)
NOAA Weather Radio Stations162.550 / 162.475 / 162.425

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
G. Edward Bradley Fire Chief
Henry Lipe Emergency Perparedness Director
Anne Marie Schmit Administrative Assistant (508) 833-5801