Calhoun County Emergency Management Agency (EMA)

Office: 256-435-0540 | Fax: 256-435-0558

Address: 507 Francis St. W. Jacksonville, AL 36265

Tornado Shelters

The Tornado Saferooms open when Calhoun County goes under a Tornado Watch

A public tornado saferoom is located at the Jacksonville Public Safety Complex, which houses the Jacksonville Police Dept, Fire Dept, and Municipal Courtroom. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado warning.

A public tornado saferoom is located at the Webster's Chapel Volunteer Fire Department.

Another saferoom is located on the next-door property at the Webster's Chapel Community Center.

A public tornado saferoom is located at the White Plains Volunteer Fire Department (Station #2). This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the White Plains Volunteer Fire Department.

A public tornado saferoom is located at the Ohatchee Volunteer Fire Department. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Ohatchee Volunteer Fire Department.

A public tornado saferoom is located at the Oxford EMS building in Bynum. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Oxford Fire Dept.

A public tornado saferoom is located at the Oxford Fire Dept Station # 5. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Oxford Fire Dept.

A public tornado saferoom is located at Piedmont High School in the athletic workout room.This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch.For information, please contact the Piedmont Police Department.

A public tornado saferoom is located at Thankful Community Park. This saferoom will be opened during a tornado watch. For information, please contact the Calhoun County EMA.