News and Announcements

Posted on: October 13, 2021

Camden County Receives Honorable Mentions

The Camden County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce that it is a recipient of the two Honorable Mentions from the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) 2021 County Excellence Awards Program. Camden County’s Cybersecurity Educat...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Take Action during Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month and Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) is joining with the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) and the Camden County Chief Information Officer to encourage local citizens to take time to learn m...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: September 29, 2021

Phase I Public Safety Radio Project Complete

Phase I of the $3.7 million Public Safety Radio Project is now complete with the removal of the legacy radio tower located near I-95 and Harrietts Bluff Road. Constructed in 1978, the legacy tower was 300 feet tall and no longer needed due to the addition...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: August 30, 2021

Take Action during National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month and Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) urges all Camden County citizens to take time to prepare for natural disasters and emergencies. With the theme of “Prepare to Protect. Preparing for disasters is ...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: August 11, 2021

Hazard Mitigation Plan Approved by FEMA

Camden County and the Cities of Kingsland, St. Marys, and Woodbine are better prepared for disasters with the recent approval of the Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. As a long-term strategy to reduce the community’s vulnerability to natural di...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Camden County Emergency Management Releases 2021 Hurricane Guide

Camden County’s Emergency Management Agency (EMA) has released its 2021 Hurricane Guide. The online guide, available on Camden County’s website at camdencountyga.gov/HurricaneGuide, has information to help local residents prepare for hurricane season.

“Eve...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Take Action during Pet Preparedness Month

June is Pet Preparedness Month and all Camden County residents are encouraged to educate themselves on the steps needed to ensure the safety of their pets in the event of a disaster. Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA), along with the Georgia ...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: May 26, 2021

New Citizen Damage Reporter Available Online

Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) has partnered with Orion Damage Assessment System to assist Camden County property owners with reporting property damage. Residents are encouraged to report damage in Camden County caused by thunderstorms, t...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Camden County Awarded $5.5 Million Grant for Disaster Mitigation

At their May 18, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners accepted a $5,542,894 Community Development Block Grant Mitigation (CDBG-MIT) award from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA). 

“This funding will have a...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Camden Residents Encouraged to Take Action during Hurricane Preparedness Week

The National Weather Service (NWS) has declared May 9-15, 2021, to be Hurricane Preparedness Week. Camden County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) urges all Camden County citizens to take time to prepare for the upcoming hurricane season that beg...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency
Posted on: May 5, 2021

$350,000 Disaster Recovery Grant Provides Funding to Update Emergency Plans

At their May 4, 2021, regular meeting, the Camden County Board of Commissioners accepted a $350,000 Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) Planning Grant from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA). 

This funding ...

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Full Press Release (PDF) Emergency Management Agency