Posted on: September 15, 2017

QAC Telecommunicators of the Year

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On September 14, 2017 several Public Safety Dispatchers from Queen Anne’s County were honored with being named Telecommunicator of the year by the Maryland Emergency Numbers System Board. Queen Anne’s County Telecommunicators of the Ye...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Fallen Hero Escort ET1 Kevin Bushell, September 15, 2017

Fallen Hero Escort will be coming through Queen Anne's County on Friday, September 15, 2017. The escort is expected to arrive in the area of Route 19 and Route 301 approx. 9:30 am. The escort will continue south to the Bay Bridge.

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

Comptroller Franchot give Proclamation to Department of Emergency Services

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Comptroller Franchot visit's QAC Department of Emergency Services on 9/11/17 and presents Director Scott Haas with a proclamation recognizing efforts during the recent tornado on Kent Island

Proclamation:

"In recognition of your unwavering commitment t...

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

Department of Emergency Services Announces September is National Preparedness Month

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Centreville - Queen Anne’s County has faced several emergencies over the years from hurricanes and tropical storms to blizzards and flooding. Most recently a tornado went through several neighborhoods on Kent Island, but Queen Anne’s C...

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Posted on: September 4, 2017

Being Prepared for Hurricane Season

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There has been a lot of talk about Hurricane Irma. We are still too far out to see how the storm will affect QAC. Everyone should still be prepared since it is hurricane season. For tips on getting prepared and things you can do now go to www.qacdes.com W...

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

DES and MEMA Need Help Collecting Storm Damage Info

DES and MEMA Need Help Collecting Storm Damage Information

Queen Anne’s County Department of Emergency Services (DES) and Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) need your help gathering storm damage information. DES and MEMA are exploring al...

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Posted on: August 23, 2017

Vol. Firefighter Michael Faust Recognized by QAC Commissioners

Michael Faust, pictured center in his uniform, is a 4th generation firefighter, a 30-year member of Sudlersville Volunteer Fire Company and will become the State President of the Maryland State Firemen’s Association in 2019. The Queen Anne’s County Commis...

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

No more 911 call busy signals on the Midshore

911 Dispatchers on the Midshore are joining ranks to ensure that 911 callers do not get a busy signal; instead overflow calls will roll over to another trained dispatcher in a neighboring county to insure that all calls are answered by a professional.

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Posted on: August 5, 2017

QACTV's Moving Tornado Video

The EF-2 Tornado that swept through QAC affected thousands of people. This is the story of the storm and the community's heroic response.