Emergency Management

Bath County has a limited number of sandbags available.  Residents and businesses of Bath County may pick up to 50 sandbags per residence or business at the Parks & Recreation Office located at 65 Panther Drive, Hot Springs from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Tuesday – Friday this week.  There is no sand available. 

 The goal of Emergency Management is to aid the community in mitigating, preparing for, responding to, recovering from natural and man-made emergencies and disasters that could affect the citizens, businesses and visitors of the County of Bath.


What we do:
• Provide assistance for emergency response to emergencies and disasters.
• Develop and update emergency plans for all hazards impacting our community.
• Provide liaison with local, state and federal authorities during emergencies and disasters.
• Develop, coordinate and conduct emergency management training/exercise programs.
• Develop and distribute emergency management presentations, brochures, pamphlets, public service announcements and other relevant information for civic organizations, businesses, and the public.


Bath County Emergency Management is committed in helping protect and prepare our community in case of an emergency.