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

 Community Emergency Response Team Basic Training Part II

212 River Drive from 12 to 4:30

February 4 and 11


Basic Public Information Officer Course

212 River Drive

April 3 and 4

Register at Wisconsin Emergency Management Training Portal



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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