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WarnCentralTexas.org serves as a public portal for residents to register for our Regional Notification System (RNS) and learn about other ways their local communities distribute information in times of emergencies. WarnCentralTexas.org also is being developed as a regional preparedness resource so residents in the ten-county CAPCOG region can find useful information about how they can prepare themselves for emergencies and disasters.

During a disaster, please stay tuned to local radio or television stations for up to date information regarding appropriate safety measures. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to learn about preparedness and what the Office of Emergency Management is doing.

WILCO Weather Map

This map uses open-source information from various government agencies to display weather, stream, and dam information throughout the county. 

The map is intended as a reference tool for viewing only. Click here to view this map in a new window

The Williamson County Office of Emergency Management establishes a network of support, through sustainable funding, that educates and empowers community partners and coordinates resources for all-hazards management.

It is our vision to maintain a trustworthy reputation as leaders in emergency management by innovating and developing best practices to achieve a more resilient Williamson County. Williamson County Office of Emergency Management will continue to provide a positive and supportive environment driven by continuous improvement, quality, and collaboration with our community partners.







Weather Risk Dashboard
This weather dashboard shows the future conditions for the next 24 hours and is only used as a planning tool.
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Williamson County Rolls Out New Jury Selection Software, Reducing In-Person Contact

The Williamson County district and county courts at law have acquired state- of- the- art software called Jury Manager from Tyler Technologies, that will serve as the County’s new jury summons platform moving forward. The system will facilitate jury selection while helping reduce the spread of COVID-19 by eliminating the need to gather in large numbers of potential jurors. 

Williamson County Jury Trials to Resume in 2021

  • 15 December 2020
  • Author: Connie Odom
  • Number of views: 1867

Beginning in January 2021, the Williamson County district and county courts at law will resume limited in-person proceedings, such as jury trials, in a safe manner. Significant safety protocols are in place to create the safest environment possible for these in-person proceedings, with continuous consultation with the Local Public Health Authority. Click here for a press release on jury trials.

Williamson County Issues Burn Ban for 90 Days

  • 15 December 2020
  • Author: Connie Odom
  • Number of views: 2329
Williamson County Issues Burn Ban for 90 Days

On December 15, 2020, the Williamson County Commissioners Court approved the implementation of an Order Prohibiting Outdoor Burning in the unincorporated areas of Williamson County commencing at 5:00 p.m. on December 15, 2020, and continuing for a period not to exceed 90 days. The order authorizes County Judge Bill Gravell to lift the ban if conditions improve during the effective period of the burn ban. A copy of the order can be found here.  


Williamson County Holds Virtual Public Meeting on Proposed Adoption of OSSF Rules

  • 15 December 2020
  • Author: Connie Odom
  • Number of views: 1645
Williamson County Holds Virtual Public Meeting on Proposed Adoption of OSSF Rules

Williamson County is proposing the adoption of rules for on-site sewage facilities (OSSF) in Williamson County, Texas. A virtual meeting will be held to present the proposed rules and receive input from the public. The virtual public meeting will be available at www.wilco.org/ossf on Wednesday, December 9, 2020, starting at 5 p.m. through Wednesday, December 23, at 5 p.m. For the virtual public meeting, project staff will give a presentation which will be pre-recorded and will include both audio and visual components. The public is invited to make comments on the proposed rules. All comments must be received on or before Wednesday, December 23, 2020. 

Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter Receives PETCO Foundation $5,000 Award, Needs Public’s Help for $25K More

Local pet adopter’s story helped Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter earn lifesaving funds. Now the public can vote for that story to help save more pet lives in Williamson County, Texas.


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