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Serving Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia.

When utility and local resources have been exhausted during a response, you may wish to request resources from your mutual aid partners in your state’s Water and Wastewater Agency Response Network (WARN), your state emergency management agency, your state drinking water or wastewater agency, or federal response support from USACE, FEMA, or EPA.

If you have comments, or want to report a broken link, please email us at water_response_contacts@epa.gov.

States

Delaware
WARN
Chair: Rob Penman (Rpenman@artesianwater.com)
302-453-6946
Emergency Management Agency
302-659-3362
Department of Public Health and Social Service, Division of Public Health, Office of Drinking Water
302-744-4700 – 24-hour emergency
Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, Division of Water Resources, Surface Water Discharges Section
302-739-9946 – 24-hour emergency


District of Columbia
WARN, National Capital Region
202-962-3200
Chair: Steve Bieber (sbieber@mwcog.org)
202-962-3219
District of Columbia Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency
202-727-6161
US EPA Region 3, Drinking Water Branch
215-814-5673 – Wendy Gray


Maryland
WARN
Chair: Steven Gerwin (sgerwin@howardcountymd.gov)
410-313-4912
Emergency Management Agency
877-636-2872
Department of the Environment, Water Supply Program
866-633-4686 – 24-hour emergency
Department of the Environment, Wastewater Compliance
866-633-4686 – 24-hour emergency


Pennsylvania
WARN
717-774-8870
Chair: Mark Nicely (mnicely@foxchapelwater.com)
412-963-0212
Emergency Management Agency
717-651-2001
Department of Environmental Protection, Water, Bureau of Safe Drinking Water
800-541-2050 – emergency
Department of Environmental Protection, Wastewater Management
800-541-2050 – emergency


Virginia
WARN
757-363-1760
clarue@vawarn.org
Chair: Jerry Higgins (jhiggins@h2o4u.org)
540-230-1538
Department of Emergency Management
804-674-2400
Department of Health, Office of Drinking Water
866-531-3068 – 24-hour emergency
Department of Environmental Quality, Water Division (drinking water and wastewater)
800-468-8892 – 24-hour emergency


West Virginia
WARN
info@wvwarn.org
Chair: Bonnie Serrett (muzzloader@suddenlink.net)
304-335-2035
Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
304-558-5380
Department of Health & Human Resources, Office of Environmental Health Services
304-558-2981 – 24-hour emergency
Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Water and Waste Management
800-642-3074 – 24-hour emergency

EPA Region 3

215-814-9016

Water Program
Patti Kay Wisniewski, Drinking Water Security Coordinator (wisniewski.patti-kay@epa.gov)
Phone: 215-814-5668
Chuck Schadel, Wastewater Security Coordinator (schadel.chuck@epa.gov)
Phone: 215-814-5761

FEMA Region 3

215-931-5500

USACE Headquarters

Ce-uoc@usace.army.mil
202-761-1001


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