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STREMS Council

Southern Tier Regional EMS Council
The Southern Tier Regional EMS Council was established in 1975, under Article 30 of the New York State Public Health Law. The Council is responsible for planning, implementing and monitoring regional EMS system development in the Southern Tier of New York. Our mission is to "continually strive to ensure that every person in the counties of Chemung, Schuyler and Steuben will have access to the highest quality out-of-hospital emergency care, specific to that particular emergency situation, delivered in accordance with the expected level of treatment, and receive it in a timely fashion." The Council seats 30 members: 12 from Chemung, 6 from Schuyler, and 12 from Steuben, according to the Council's bylaws. These members represent ambulances, hospitals, fire departments, public health, emergency management.

2016 Council meetings:

November 10, 2016

September 22nd at 7:00pm
Corning Hospital
Niagara Conference Room

STREMSC Meeting Part 1        Read transcript

STREMSC Meeting Part 2        Read transcript

Read 9 22 2016 meeting agenda


September 7, 2016 - Cancelled

August 11, 2016
Odessa Fire Department
Watch Meeting
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July 27, 2016- Public Hearing
Watkins Glen International
Certificate Of Need (CON) for EMS coverage
Read Full Public Notice
WATCH VIDEO - Public Hearing
Read Meeting Transcript

May 12, 2016
EMSTAR Training Center
Watch STREMS Meeting
Read STREMS Council meeting transcript

March 10, 2016
EMSTAR Training Center
Read Meeting Agenda 
Watch Meeting
Read STREMS Council Transcription

January 14, 2016
EMSTAR Training Center
Read STREMAC Meeting Agenda
Read Meeting Transcript
Play Streaming Video


Training Committee
The Training Committees overall purpose is to review, evaluate and act on all aspects of EMS training in the Southern Tier. TC meets on the same evening as the Council.

Public Relations Committee
Carol Lucas, Chairperson
The PR Committees overall purpose is to devise ways of informing the community of EMS.

Meeting Date:

August 11, 2016
Odessa Fire Department