Emergency Services and Management
The County’s Emergency Management Services office coordinates disaster and evacuation planning. Elverson is part of the county-wide “911” system. If you need emergency services dial “911”.
Twin Valley Fire Department
The Twin Valley Fire Department, a volunteer company, has primary responsibility for coverage within Elverson and nearby areas. For several years, the Borough has earmarked funds to support the Fire Department. The Fire Department is provided back-up assistance through mutual-aid agreements with neighboring companies, coordinated by the County dispatcher. For any structure fire, there is assured back-up and the availability of specialists. Water for fire-fighting purposes is provided by public hydrants within the current service area of the Elverson Water Company, augmented by tanker trucks, and available surface streams and ponds. Available flow and residual water pressure provided by the water company meet accepted standards for fire protection.
Elverson – Honeybrook EMS
The emergency medical needs of Elverson residents are served by the Elverson – Honeybrook Emergency Medical Services(EMS). For several years, the Borough has earmarked funds to support the EMS. The Association has a volunteer staff of eleven, including members who are otherwise employed as paramedics at area hospitals.
Chester County Department of Emergency Services Smart911
Elverson is provided police protection by the Pennsylvania State Police operating out of the Embreeville barracks. For emergency service dial 911