The Dillsburg Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) meets on the second Thursday of the month at the Dillsburg Borough Office, 151 S Baltimore Street. All meetings are open to the public. In general, DEMA engages in planning for a wide variety of natural and man-made disasters. The goal is to provide for the protection of persons and property in Dillsburg Borough. Prevention, preparation, response and recovery are the four main functions of DEMA.