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.


Are you a first responder agency within Marathon County and haven't picked up your 2016 Emergency Response Guidebooks?  Give us a call. We have some available.  

The Marathon County All-Hazard Mitigation Plan Update is in a final draft stage and up for approval from the County Board.  Ths 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.

The final draft 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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