Emergency Preparedness

*This page is under construction.*

This page on MarvinNC.gov will soon be home to resources and information on how residents may prepare for and respond to emerencies occurring in the Village of Marvin, including flash flooding, high winds, and other weather-related incidents.


Flash Flooding

Turn Around, Don't DrownDuring severe weather, the following roads in the Village of Marvin often experience flash flooding. Residents should take caution to avoid flooded roads and take shelter during severe weather events.

Remember, turn around, don't drown!

  • Joe Kerr Road
  • Marvin School Road
  • Waxhaw-Marvin Road near Crane Road
  • Marvin Road near Mecklenburg County Line
  • New Town Road in between the Marvin School Road and Waxhaw-Marvin Road roundabouts.

For real time updates on road closures, visit the Union County Road Closures page.

For watches, warnings, and advisories from the National Weather Service (NWS), visit the Union County Severe Weather Preparedness page.


Union County Alerts

To receive real-time Union County emergency alerts, including weather alerts from the National Weather Service, sign up for UC Alerts.

Union County NC Alerts


Ready Gov and Ready NC

Ready Gov and Ready NC are part of a public service advertising campaign designed to educate and empower Americans to prepare for and respond to emergencies including natural and man-made disasters. The goal of the campaign is to get the public involved and ultimately to increase the level of basic preparedness across the nation.