Emergency Management

Virginia Hurricane and Emergency Preparedness

The hurricane season begins on June 1st and ends on November 30th.  Though hurricanes don’t typically make landfall in Goochland County, the effects of high winds and flooding can wreak havoc on our community and businesses. 
More information: http://www.vaemergency.gov/readyvirginia/stay-informed/hurricanes/sales-tax-holiday

Now is the best time to prepare for hurricane season and other emergencies:

• Check emergency kits at home, work and in vehicles – visit www.vaemergency.gov/emergency-kit for lists and helpful tips.

• Review family emergency plans – visit www.vaemergency.gov to make your own plan.

• Practice family evacuation and shelter-in-place procedures – don’t forget pets and kids!

Contact Us

  1. Eddie Ferguson, Jr.

    Fire-Rescue Chief
    Email eferguson@goochlandva.us
    Ph: 804-556-5364

    Mike Watkins

    Deputy Fire-Rescue Chief
    Email mwatkins@goochlandva.us
    Ph: 804-556-5319

    Doug Davies

    Fire Marshal
    Email ddavies@goochlandva.us
    Ph: 804-556-5365

    Tony Gordon

    Volunteer Deputy Chief of Operations
    Email tgordon@goochlandva.us
    Ph: 804-928-9869

    Fire-Rescue and Emergency Services

    2938 River Rd W, Bldg I
    PO Box 247
    Goochland, VA 23063

    Ph: 804-556-5304
    Fx: 804-556-2613
    Fx: 804-657-2004 (Medical Records)
    Emergency: 911


    Monday - Friday
    8:30am - 5pm

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