Emergency Management

Emergency Management

Marathon County Emergency Management coordinates and assists in developing emergency management plans for the county, directs and coordinates emergency management activities within the county during a state of emergency, and directs countywide emergency management training programs and exercises.



We are hosting:

CIM-IR - Critical Incident Management (Initial Response) January 23, 24, 25, 2018. 

Click on this link to the Wisconsin Emergency Management Training portal for more information and registration

Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) Training L0146,

October 17, 18, 19 at 212 River Drive in Wausau

Click on this link to the Wisconsin Emergency Management Training portal for more information and registration


 Winter Weather Safety Presentation

Presented by the National Weather Service - Green Bay

UW - Marathon County Campus Lecture Room 180

November 27 at 6:30 P.M.  

The Marathon County All-Hazard Mitigation Plan has been adopted! This plan addresses natural hazards such as tornados, floods, wildfires, etc. and how local governments can prepare and mitigate for them. This plan must be updated every five years.

An electronic copy of the plan can be viewed here.

Tornado Flood
Fire Snow




Philip Rentmeester

Director: Philip Rentmeester
Phone: 715-261-1229
Email: Contact

Address: Map
500 Forest Street
Wausau WI 54403


"Prepare. Mitigate. Protect, Respond. Recover."

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