The Office of Emergency Management represents the County for emergency preparedness, responds to incidents involving hazards and/or disaster situations and, ensures compliance with federal and state regulations. The Emergency Management director is appointed by the County Judge.
Objectives of the Coordinator:
· Reduce the vulnerability of the citizens to damage, injury and the loss of life and property resulting from natural, technical, or man-made catastrophes.
· Prepare for prompt and efficient rescue
· Provide care and treatment of persons victimized or threatened by disasters
· Provide a setting conducive to the rapid and orderly restoration and rehabilitation of persons and property affected.
Questions about Emergency Management? Email Jeff Kelley
Carl K. Thibodeaux
Other Planning Information
Up Coming Projects
Emergency Operations Ctr.
Mobile Command Unit
National Weather Service