Official Website for Fayette County, Iowa

Emergency Management

Contact Information


Lisa Roberts

Fayette County EMA Coordinator


Fayette County EMA

114 North Vine

West Union, Iowa 52175






Monday - Friday

8:00am - 4:00pm

Saturday & Sunday


Duties of the County Emergency Management Agency

Emergency management is a coordinated effort, involving local, state, and federal government agencies as well as volunteer organizations and businesses. Within an integrated emergency management framework, these entities assist citizens and their Communities to prepare for, respond to, recover from, and eliminate or reduce the effects of natural, man-made, civil, and technological emergencies and disasters.

Emergency Alerts

Sign up for Fayette County/Alert Iowa Alerts! In the event of an emergency or severe weather, an alert will be sent to the phone number provided by voice, text, email, and/or pager.


This is a free service provided by Fayette County and the State of Iowa. To receive text messages to your cellphone, your cellphone must have text message capabilities. Notifications are dependent upon external providers and cannot guarantee notifications will be received by the  intended recipient.


Aloerts sent from Fayette County will originate from 69310 for text mesage, 563-555-5555 for voice notifications, and for email. Please be sure to save these in your phone book. Please click on the link below to signup today!



Emergency Information

Upcoming Severe Weather Risks