A Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources

Emergency Response

EPD's Emergency Response Program, which operates from the District Offices, performs these duties:

  • Responds to spills and releases of oil or hazardous materials on a 24-hour basis
  • Investigates high priority complaints
  • Maintains Right-to-Know (SARA/Title III) information
  • Serves as staff to the State Emergency Response Commission
  • Maintains Georgia Environmental Policy Act files
  • Implements provisions of the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act

Emergency Response Contact Information

Jerry R. Campbell
Emergency Response Manager
Georgia Environmental Protection Division
P.O. Box 3250
16 Center Road
Cartersville, Georgia 30120
Phone: 770.387.4900

24-hour Emergencies

  • State Warning Point (Statewide): (800) 241-4113

All incoming calls to the State Warning Point are both digitally and voice recorded and subject to release under the Georgia Open Records Act. Therefore, anonymous calls cannot be accepted. This number is to be used to report emergencies. All non-emergency calls should be directed to the appropriate Branch or District Office.

Emergency Response Release and Remediation Reporting

SARA Title III / EPCRA Tier II Reporting

 

For information related to Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know (EPCRA), please contact:

Jerry R. Campbell
Emergency Response Manager
Georgia Environmental Protection Division
P.O. Box 3250
16 Center Road
Cartersville, GA 30120
Phone: 770.387.4936
Fax: 770.387.4906