The Alamance County Emergency Management works to improve our community’s resilience and preparedness for disasters, whether natural or man-made by providing a comprehensive all-hazard emergency management program that supports all of the citizens and visitors of Alamance County.

Workload Measures: 2019-20

Number of emergency calls responded to: 35
How many were HazMat related: 23
How many were weather related: 1
Number of training events EM staff teaches: 24
Number of training events EM staff participates in (local/state): 66
Number of outreach events participated in: 18
Updated 2/3/2020

GOALSPROGRESS
1) To prepare for emergencies or special events, EM will identify EOC support personnel from necessary county departments and update EOC activation list on a yearly basis55%
2) To prepare for emergencies or special events, EM will update county EOP (Emergency Operations Plan)40%
3) To prepare for emergencies or special events, EM will conduct at least two training opportunity for County level staff in the EOC that would include manning stations, logging in to PCs, and testing equipmentCompleted
4) To prepare for shelter activation, EM will update current Shelter Plan to take on the lead role for opening up SheltersCompleted
6) To prepare for shelter activation, EM will research vending services to establish at least one contract for feeding during shelter activations90%
7) To prepare for effective response during emergencies, EM will conduct at least three training exercises as per the North Carolina Emergency Management requirement for Emergency Preparedness Grant. (As per the State guidelines one "live event/incident" can be substituted for a training exercise) 5 Completed
8) To promote the use of the Decon Trailer and equipment, EM will communicate with local responders throughout the county that this is available85%
9) To prepare for a disaster, EM will complete a PIO exercise designed around a disaster response involving a multi-agency or multi-jurisdictional or bothIn Progress