MAYVILLE, NY – Chautauqua County’s Office of Emergency Services has released a smartphone application as a new way to connect with county residents and visitors, providing information quickly and efficiently.
The Chautauqua County Emergency Services smartphone app was developed by myEMAapp.com, a division of OCV, LLC.
The app offers quick access to items of public interest and is easy to use. In just a few clicks, users can:
- Submit damage reports,
- view current power outages,
- receive push notifications,
- connect to the organization’s social media pages,
- find local shelters,
- read recent news and press releases,
- browse emergency plans and checklists,
- and more.
myEMAapp.com specializes in smartphone app development for emergency management agencies and public safety organizations across the country. Developing more than 500 apps, OCV, LLC designs and creates custom apps for state, county and local government agencies.
“Over 80 percent of people in the United States own and use smartphones as their primary means of communication,” OCV Vice President Kevin Cummings said. “Mobile apps offer agencies a better way to alert, inform and prepare the public. Apps allow public safety agencies the ability to reach and serve their citizens where they are: their smartphones.”
The Chautauqua County EMA app is available for download for free in the Apple App Store and Google Play by searching “Chautauqua County Emergency Services, NY” or by clicking here.