Office of Emergency Management Preparedness

Elements of Preparedness

  • Emergency Operations Plan - on file with the County/State
    • Adress all emergencies - Weather related, Hazmat, Terrorism, Weapons of Mass Destruction
    • Describes alert and warning protocol - Radio, Television, Auto-dialing Systems
    • Describes critical facilities, shelters, road, waterways
    • Describes direction and control protocol of Police, Fire, Medical and DPW Services
    • Describes use of assets for all emergency/disaster situations, evacuation procedures
  • Local Emergency Planning Committee / Haz-Mat - Local Emergency Planning Committee
    • Quarterly Meetings
  • Office of Emergency Management
    • Monthly Meetings