Crossville/Cumberland County Emergency Management Agency


THE ACTIVITIES OF THE EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY

It is the planning, coordination, and implementation of all emergency management and Homeland Security related activities for Crossville and Cumberland County. The foundation for this authority is Tennessee Code Annotated 58-2-101 through TCA 58-2-124, Emergency Management, as will as federal laws and regulations, Superfund Amendment and Reauthorization Act (SARA) Title III and the Homeland Security Act.
 
THE MISSION OF THE EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY
It is to lessen the loss of life and reduce injuries and property damage during natural and technological man-made incidents/events through mitigation (reducing the negative impact of disasters before they occur), preparedness (Public Awareness, conducting training and exercises for First Responders, creating/updating emergency plans), response (coordinating quick and timely response by providing resources and equipping First Responders), and recovery (coordinating and expending restoration efforts).

 

Director Keith Garrison

 

 

 

 

 

Assistant Director

Location and Mailing Address:
Crossville/Cumberland Co. EMA
42 Southbend Dr
Crossville, TN 38555
mailto:planners@cumberland countytn.gov

Phone: 931-484-7016

Fax: 931-456-0625


Links


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