Office of Emergency Management
15 Mountain Boulevard
Watchung, New Jersey 07069
Fax:(908) 757-7027
Gary Greves, OEM Coordinator
Phone: (908) 756-0091 ext. 235
Andrew Hart, OEM Deputy
(908) 756-3663

A comprehensive emergency management program is a partnership between Federal, State and Local government, business, and the local community. It's purpose is to save lives and protect property by developing programs and emergency operational procedures that mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from any emergency or disaster that might strike.

Watchung is located in Somerset County New Jersey. Estimates place the towns 1997 population at 5,110. The town is 6.2 square miles. Watchung is bounded by two major highways. Interstate 78 and US RT 22. Watchung also has a major gas transmission line running North / South from RT 22 to RT 78. Watchung OEM is the primary disaster response agency and as such are responsible for the creation and installation of the disaster preparedness program.

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