Emergency Information, Notices and Closings

 

There are no emergency notices at this time.

Dial 911 in ANY Emergency!

Follow this link to enter your phone number into the Letcher County Emergency Notification System.

Local Emergency Contact Information

Colson Volunteer Fire Department
Terry Anderson, Chief 606-855-9977

Cumberland River Fire Department
Farley Lewis, Chief 606-633-7782

Gordon Volunteer Fire Department
Alan Cornett, Chief 606-589-9104

Jenkins Fire and Rescue
Rick Corbett, Chief 606-832-2141

Kentucky State Police
Post 13 Hazard, KY 606-435-6069

Kingscreek Volunteer Fire Department
Nolan Roark, Chief 606-633-9632

Letcher County Sheriff's Department
Danny Webb, Sheriff 606-633-2293

Letcher County Emergency Management
Paul Miles, Director 606-633-0182

Letcher County Rangers
Paul Miles, Chief 606-633-0182

Letcher Fire and Rescue
Gary Rogers, Chief 606-633-0119

Mayking Volunteer Fire Department
Tony Fugate, Chief 606-633-2697

Neon Fire and Rescue 
Carter Bevins, Chief 606-855-7303

Sandlick Volunteer Fire Department
Chris Sexton, Chief 606-633-5551

Whitesburg Fire Department
Gary Mullins, Chief 606-633-2126

Whitesburg Police Department
Tyrone Fields, Police Chief 606-633-3714

Division of Forestry

Forest Fire Hazard Seasons - KRS 149.400

Spring Forest Fire Hazard Season:
February 15 - April 30.

Fall Forest Fire Hazard Season:
October 1 - December 15.

During fire seasons, it is illegal to burn anything within 150 feet of any woodland or brushland between the hours of 6am to 6pm.

Letcher County Fire Truck