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

Fayette County Alerts: Fayette County will replace its current Alert system by July 2021. You MUST register a new account to continue to receive weather and emergency alerts. With this switch, residents will have access to new features and functions and can create one user account for their whole family including multiple addresses.


To receive weather alerts to where you are traveling outside of Fayette County download the “Smart 911”

app on your Cellphone for FREE!

(Message and data rates may apply.)

Emergency Information

Upcoming Severe Weather Risks