Emergency Notification

In the event of an emergency, Storey County will attempt to notify you by phone and/or e-mail. Therefore, it is important for you to register with our emergency alert system with your most current contact information.

Please contact Storey County Communications for information on our Emergency Notification System, or sign up for county notifications so we may advise you of any emergencies. 

Storey County Communications maintains an information hotline which can be reached by calling 775-847-INFO (775-847-4636).

For further information on this process contact Emergency Management at 775-847-0986

In Case of Emergency


Natural and man-made disasters can cause emergency situations at any time. If you believe you are experiencing or have witnessed a life-threatening emergency call 911 to contact the Sheriff’s Department, Fire Department and Paramedics.

For non life-threatening events please contact Storey County Dispatch at 775-847-0950.

Call Poison Control at 800-222-1222 for 24-hour advice from medical specialists regarding poison-related treatment and prevention.