Berkeley College Emergency Management Plan

Newark Emergency Contact Information

Address: 536 Broad Street
Main Telephone Number: 973-642-3888
Fax Number: 973-642-3889

In the event of a serious emergency, all personnel are instructed to dial 911.

The following list provides the names/agencies of other people who may also be contacted in an emergency.

For policies and procedures to be followed in an emergency situation, please refer to the Berkeley College Emergency Management Master Plan, the Crisis Media Policy, and the Disaster Information Policy.

 

Newark:

 Police and Fire Emergency  911
 Police non-emergency  973-733-6000
 Fire non-emergency  973-733-7400
 Board of Health  973-733-7592

Essex County:

 Emergency Management  973-733-3660
 Prosecutor  973-733-4866
 Sheriff  973-621-4111
 Homeland Security/Civil Defense  973-733-3600

 


 

State Police (Newark, NJ)  973-344-1704

 


 

NJ Department of Environmental Protection  609-777-3373

 


 

NJ Poison Control Center 973-972-9280
800-222-1222


Federal Government:

 FBI  973-792-3000
 ATF  973-413-1179
 US Marshals  973-645-2404
 Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA)          800-621-3362
 National Response Center for Chemical, Oil
and Chemical/Biological Terrorism
 800-424-8802
 American Red Cross  973-797-3300
800-507-6058

 


Area Hospitals:

 UMDNJ - University Hospital  973-972-4300
 Beth Israel Medical Center  973-926-7000
 Clara Maass Hospital  973-450-2000
 St. Michael's Hospital  973-877-5000
Ambulance Service
 Inner City Transit Corp. 
371 Central Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103<
 973-481-6444
 The EMS
65 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07107
 973-900-6011
 All American Medical Transportation 
156 Elizabeth Avenue, Newark, NJ 07108
 973-353-9034
 Ironbound Ambulance Squad
76 Gotthardt Street, Newark, NJ 07105
 973-589-3795
 J&R Medical Transportation
811 S. 11th Street, Newark, NJ 07108
 973-624-3050
 Essex Valley Medical Transportation Emergency 
300 Central Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07108
 973-266-8555

 


 

Transportation:

 NJ Transit/bus/light rail  973-491-9400

 


 

Emergency Housing Location(s):

 Broad Street Hotel
882 Broad Street, Newark, NJ
 973-242-2520
 Comfort Suites
1348 McCarter Hgwy, Newark, NJ
 973-481-5200
 Robert Treat Hotel
50 Park Place, Newark, NJ
 973-622-1000
 Days Hotel
450 US Highway 1&9 South, Newark, NJ
 973-242-0400

 


 

Utilities:

 PSE&G  800-436-7734
 Verizon  800-275-2355
 Water  973-733-6303

 


 Chief of Police
 Sheilah A. Coley
 973-733-7930
 Chief of Fire Department
 John Centanni
 973-733-7495
 Local Emergency Planning
 Robert Swales
 973-733-3660
 Mayor
 Cory Booker
 973-733-6400
 County Executive
 Joseph DiVincenzo
 973-621-4400
 Federal Emergency Management
Administration (FEMA)
 800-621-3362
 Hazardous Materials Control (HazMat)  800-424-8802