Important Phone Numbers

Emergency Fire/Rescue, Police – 911

Public Health Emergency

  • Exposure to Rabies, or incidence of other communicable/infectious disease outbreaks/emergency
    • Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 301-583-3750
    • After-hours, weekends and holidays 240-508-5774
  • Fire/Loss of water/sewage overflow in any restaurant
    • Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 301-883-7690
    • After-hours, weekends and holidays 240-508-5868
  • Public swimming pool emergencies
    • Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 301-883-7681
    • After-hours, weekends and holidays 240-508-5868
  • Improper disposal of special medical waste
    • Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 301-883-7681
    • After-hours, weekends and holidays 240-508-5868
  • Well water or septic system problems (lack of water or backup) in private residences and commercial businesses
    • Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 301-883-7681
    • After-hours, weekends and holidays 240-508-5868
  • General information operator
    • Monday through Friday 301-883-7879
  • General information message
    • After-hours, Weekends and holidays 301-883-7879
  • TTY/STS Dial 711 for Maryland Relay
    • Monday through Friday, after-hours, weekends and holidays Dial 711

Non-Emergency

  • Fire - Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - 301-883-5200
  • Fire - 24 hours - 301-583-2200
  • Police - 24 hours - 301-333-4000

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