Contact Info
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Athens County 9-1-1
Emergency Communications

13 West Washington Street
Athens, Ohio 45701

Director: Teresa Fouts-Imler
Phone: (740) 592-3276

Coordinator: Jeremy VanDine
Phone: (740) 592-3272

Administrative Assistant :Melissa Fowler-Dixon
Phone: (740) 592-3273

Fax: (740) 592-5370

The mission of Athens County 9-1-1 Emergency Communications is to receive emergency calls and requests for public safety services and to disseminate them to our first responders in an expeditious and professional manner.


Public Service Announcement

The following YouTube linked video is a Public Service Announcement about how you can help yourself and 9-1-1 when calling in an emergency.

To view the brief (31 second) video, simply click on the 9-1-1 Video link.


Ohio State COVID 19 Info

Police/Fire/Emergency Medical
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We provide 9-1-1 dispatch for Fire, Police, & EMS

Our Values:

We are dedicated to public safety.

We are dedicated to first responders.

We are dedicated professionals

Enhanced 9-1-1
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Phase II Enhanced 9-1-1 services are provided to all residents of Athens County.

For faster emergency response we encourage all college students and cell phone users to complete the E9-1-1 form.

E9-1-1 FORM...

The Athens County 911 office is switching to Hyper-Reach, an ultra high-speed telephone communication service for emergency notifications. This system allows us to telephone all or targeted areas in Athens County in case an emergency situation requires immediate action, such as missing child or evacuation notices.