This program has been developed to provide a comprehensive emergency management process for Duncan and Stephens County. It seeks to mitigate the effects of hazards, prepare for measures to be taken which will preserve life and minimize damage, enhance response during emergencies and provide necessary assistance, and establish a recovery system in order to return the county to it's normal state of affairs.
C.E.R.T.(Community Emergency Response Team)
The CERT Program was created to spearhead the effort to harness the power of every individual through training, education, and volunteer service to make a community safer, stronger, and better prepared to respond to disasters.
LEPC(Local Emergency Planning Committee)
The LEPC is to ensure the development of all hazard emergency plans that, during the time of actual or inpending disasters and emergencies, will endeavor to minimize the loss of life and propert and to maintain and provide information concerning the Community Right To-Know regulations.