The Mission of the Osage County Emergency Management Agency is to protect the lives and property of all Osage County residents when major disasters threaten public safety in any community. The Osage County Emergency Management Agency responds to two types of disasters - natural and manmade. Natural disasters are major snow and/or ice storms, floods, tornadoes and/or severe weather, as well as the threat of a serious earthquake along Missouri's New Madrid Fault. Manmade disasters, also known as technological emergencies, may include hazardous material incidents, nuclear power plant accidents and other radiological hazards. The Osage County Emergency Management Agency is also responsible for developing a County Emergency Operations Plan which coordinates the actions of Missouri State government departments and agencies in the event of any emergency requiring use of State resources and personnel.

The Osage County 9-1-1 Center provides emergency dispatch services for all of Osage County, Missouri. We receive approximately 865 calls for assistance per month. Our goal is to provide prompt, professional dispatch service for ALL calls we receive making Osage county a safer community in which to live, work, and visit. 

911/Emergency Management

205 E. MAIN ST.

P.O. BOX 192

LINN, MO 65051



(573) 897-0911 Dispatcher Phone 24/7/365

(573) 897-3561 – Office Phone

(573) 897-0379 – Fax

Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Closed Major Holidays)

Dispatch Center Operates 24/7/365 

Emergency Management Director – Ronald Hoffman


We do sell wall maps and map books to the public, so if you are interested in purchasing one of these, please contact us at 573.897.0911. 

3' X 4' maps of Osage County are $25.00. Colored map books of Osage County are $30.00. Black and white map books of Osage County are $15.00.


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