Planning Groups & Task Forces
Coordinated by the Department of Emergency Management, the Domestic Preparedness Planning Group and Disaster Preparedness Committee meet on a regular basis. Law enforcement, fire service, emergency medical service, public health/hospitals, critical facilities, emergency communications, human needs agencies, utilities, transportation, hazardous materials technicians, educational institutions, and others are among the representative organizations.
Several Emergency Support Functions (ESF) formed into task forces meet regularly to continually plan and prepare for emergencies. These task forces report to the Domestic Preparedness Planning Group.