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Map showing how the NWS has divided Chester County into East and West sections for providing weather information.


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This is the website for AGREM, Incorporated, also known as Avon Grove Regional Emergency Management.  We are an emergency management organization located in Chester County,map icon Pennsylvania providing support for the boroughs of Avondale and West Grove, and the nearby townships of London Grove, Penn, New London, Franklin, and London Britain.

We encourage you to review our site to learn more about our organization, and what we do for the area we cover.  If you have any questions, or would like to volunteer, or even just attend a meeting or two to see what we're all about, we encourage you to do so.

Our site is also about informing you, the public, about emergency management and both personal and business preparedness for disasters, be they natural or man-made.  Given the importance of weather, we have placed critical information and graphics related to weather on our homepage to provide you with quick access to this information.  Our weather page has additional information, so we encourage you to visit it as well.

We are a non-profit organization, and our website is frequently changed or updated by volunteers.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause for our visitors, as we strive to provide the most recent information available to you.

The April AGREM meeting will be on :

Thursday, April 12, 2018

New London Township Building
902 State Road
New London, PA 19360

Radio Check at 6:00pm EST 
Meeting starts at 6:30pm EST


Spring CERT Class - Register by March 26th

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Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training is designed to prepare individuals to help themselves and others in the event of a catastrophic disaster. Due to emergency services personnel not being able to help everyone immediately, CERT members can make a difference in their neighborhood and in our community by using their CERT training to save lives and protect property.

This course is FREE!

To sign up, please visit:

The registration deadline is Monday, March 26, 2018 unless the class fills early. Class size is limited to 30 participants.

More detailed information is available on the course flyer.

Useful Local Information

See Something - Say Something

See Something Say Something Campaign

Numerous events around the US as well as overseas are a constant reminder that being prepared is as simple as being aware of your surroundings, and reporting to the authorities anything that appears out of the ordinary or which raises a concern about your safety or the safety of others.

For additional information, visit this site: .

Ready.Gov - Public Service Announcement

SMART 911 is Available in Chester County logo

Chester County now offers a free service available to keep you and your family safer. Smart911 lets you create a private and secure safety profile for your family, including any information you want 9-1-1 to have during an emergency.

You can include details such as a list of family members, photos, medical notes, pets, and emergency contacts. In an emergency seconds can save lives. Take a few seconds now to plan ahead at

You should also know that your SMART-911 profile is available while you are travelling or visiting in other states and areas that also support the SMART 911 system.

You can click this link: Smart-911 Frequently-Asked-Questions for additional information.

Are you Ready? Is your family Ready?

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Have you signed up for ReadyCheso yet? You can register to receive all types of important messages from the Chester County Department of Emergency Services as well as your local municipality's Emergency manager through this system .

You can choose how you want to be notified -- text, email, voice -- and the order the system uses to reach you. You can select additional message content (such as weather alerts) that you would like to receive.

For more information and to register, visit the following website:

Volunteer Registry

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Any resident who can volunteer their time and talent to their community in an emergency is ecouraged to register with the Chester County Medical Reserve Corp (CC-MRC). Registration does NOT require you to have a medical background.

MRC volunteers help by providing administrative, medical, and other support services for Red Cross Shelters, the Chester County Health Department POD programs, and other community response activities.   Registered volunteers are offered many opportunities throughout the year to learn and use skills during training sessions and exercises supporting emergency preparedness in our community.

If you are interested, please register using the ServPA website ( Choose 'Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Organizations' and then 'Chester County Medical Reserve Corps' when you provide your contact information.  NOTE: You are always in control of when and where you respond, and your information is only used when necessary.

Local Weather Observations (NWS)

Regional Radar Map (AccuWeather)

Link to Accuweather Doppler Radar

Regional Weather Alerts (AccuWeather)

Link to AccuWeather Radar Map