The Emergency Preparedness Program is responsible for the development of protocols, policies, and plans associated with protecting the health of Marquette County citizens from natural, chemical, biological and radiological threats. Our staff collaborates with local, state and federal authorities to address issues that may threaten the health of Marquette County citizens. Our collaborative efforts include working with community partners to ensure rapid detection of disease patterns as well as timely and accurate dissemination of emergency health information.

We believe information and education is the best defense. Marquette County citizens are encouraged to use the information on this web site to learn the facts about these threats and to take appropriate precautions.

In the event of a public health emergency, this website will be utilized to provide Marquette County citizens with important health information.

Marquette County Health Department
Public Health Emergency Preparedness
184 US Highway 41 East
Negaunee, Michigan  49866
(906) 475-7848