UNITED STATES LOCAL AND REGIONAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND CIVIL DEFENSE ORGANIZATIONS

Note: Agencies and organizations are listed in alphabetical order based on the first word of the agency name.

Rating: Site Name: Site Description:
2+ Alachua County Office of Emergency Management (Florida) Includes mission statement, contact information, staff biographical sketches, e-mail contact, information on on-going alerts, terrorism information, table of allocation of Emergency Support Functions by county agency, variety of options for public alerting including an e-mail based Emergency Management Notification System (EMNS), information on emergency operations center, weather access, links, and Storm Ready designation. (Entry 0109011)
2 Bergen County Office of Emergency Management (New Jersey) Information on county terrorism task force, auxiliary police training, training, variety of public education materials, list and contact information for municipality emergency managers, 9-1-1 communications, animal emergency information, Citizens Corps information, list of risk program sites, links, and weather links. (Entry 0109012)
2+ Bolingbrook Emergency Services Disaster Agency (Illinois) Includes mission statement, program explanations, weather data, public education materials, information on Fire Victim Care program, call activity log, photographs of vehicles, list of mutual aid association members, contact information, and links. (Entry 0109076) 
1+ Boone County Emergency Management Department (Kentucky) Provides contact information, list of services provided, legal authorities, public education materials, staff lists, e-mail contact, water rescue team, emergency e-mail alerting. (Entry 0109015)
 2+ Brevard County Office of Emergency Management (Florida) Includes amateur radio, community emergency response team, variety of public education material, weather links, press releases, current emergency operations center status, staff list, e-mail contact, contact information, public emergency plan, special needs registry, Project Impact, hazard maps.  (Entry 0109016)
2 Broward County Emergency Management Agency (Florida) Contact information, mission statement, community emergency response teams, evacuation and sheltering information, public education materials, counterterrorism information, weather links, links.  (Entry 0207414) 
1- Buncombe County Emergency Management (North Carolina) Includes mission statement and contact information.  (Entry 0109013)
 2- Burlington County Office of Emergency Management (New Jersey) Contact information, mission statement, training schedule, staff list, e-mail contact, list of jurisdictions with schedule dates for emergency operations plan revisions, hazardous materials team, and links, including a West Nile Virus link. (Entry 0109014)
1- Camden County Emergency Management Agency (New Jersey) Includes mission statement, contact information, and current emergency alerts. (Entry 0109017)
3+ Chatham Emergency Management Agency (Georgia) E-mail alert message system, mission and philosophy statement, staff list, contact information, e-mail contact, links, weather information, public education material, extensive information on business disaster planning, complete text of emergency operations plan, shelter and evacuation information, archives of situation reports and press releases, terrorism information, and current event information. (Entry 0207423)
1 Cherokee County Emergency Management Agency (Alabama) Contact information, amateur radio, weather links, links. (Entry 0109018)
1 Clinton County Emergency Management Agency (Iowa) Includes mission statement, vision statement, contact information, and public information fact sheets. (Entry 0109019)
1+ Cookeville-Putnam County Emergency Management Agency (Tennessee) Weather information, current weather from EOC station, terrorism links, links (many do not work), e-mail contact.  (Entry 0207422)
2 The Coffee County Emergency Management Agency (Alabama) Contact information, key staff, mission statement, weather links, information request form, local emergency planning committee, volunteer program, amateur radio, public education materials.  (Entry 0109030)
1+ Colbert County Emergency Management Agency (Alabama) Contact information, key staff, list of supporting emergency response agencies, weather links, amateur radio, links, e-mail contact, guestbook.  (Entry 0109020)
3- Collier County Emergency Management Agency (Florida) Staff list, Storm Ready, Collier Area Reporting Team site with electronic submission of damage assessment, reentry sticker stations, online business vulnerability self-assessment form, links, weather information,  contact information, electronic emergency notification options.  (Entry 0207432)
2- Coweta County Emergency Management (Georgia) Description of functions of three divisions in  emergency management, including 9-1-1 and electronic technical support, weather links, links, summary of local ordinances. (Entry 0109031)
1 Delaware County Emergency Management Agency (Indiana) Contact information, e-mail contact, weather links, live Skywarn and National Weather Service broadcasts over the Internet.  (Entry 0207422)
2 East Pikeville Township Emergency Management Agency (Chester County, Pennsylvania) Mission statement, legal authority, emergency operations center description, staff listing, nuclear power plant information, links, e-mail contact, weather links, and limited archive of activity 1998-2000.  (Entry 0207425)
1+ Erie County Emergency Management Agency (Ohio) Mission statement, funding, staffing level (but not list), Year 2000 responses, links, weather links, local emergency planning committee, public education materials. (Entry 0205397)
 2+ Escambia County Department of Public Safety Division of Emergency Management (Florida) Includes staff list, contact information, e-mail contact, mission statement, Storm Ready, Project Impact, current local emergency actions, public education materials, and an online damage assessment form (Entry 0109032)
2 Fairfax County Emergency Management Office (Virginia) Mission statement, contact information, staff list, list of various agency responsibilities, public education materials, legal authorities, local emergency planning committee, and information on emergency management technology.  (Entry 0207420)
1- Forsyth County Emergency Management (Georgia) Includes mission statement and contact information. (Entry 0109025)
 1+ Fort Worth-Tarrant County Emergency Management Office (Texas) Short history, current functions list, staff directory, contact information, e-mail contact, public education materials, links, weather links.  (Entry 0109033)
Franklin County Emergency Management (Washington) Foot and mouth disease information, contact information, staff list, e-mail contact, general hazard information for nuclear power plants, variety of plans, local emergency planning committee, short reports and photographs of exercises, links, weather links.   (Entry 0109034)
1 Gaston County Emergency Management Department (North Carolina) Includes mission statement, brief explanation of programmatic responsibilities, link to job information, and contact information. (Entry 0109063)
 1+ Granville County Office of Emergency Management (North Carolina) Includes contact information, e-mail contact, information on addressing, incident pictures, including a picture of the County emergency operations center in use, information on the state emergency response team, description of the functions of emergency management, mission, and links. (Entry 0109064)
3+ Greensboro-Guilford County Emergency Management (North Carolina) Includes contact information, e-mail contact, picture of emergency operations center, community emergency response team, weather page, variety of public education materials, business preparedness materials, amateur radio, emergency operations plan, and links. (Entry 0109065)
1+ The Emergency Management District (Forrest County and the City of Hattiesburg) (Mississippi)   Includes mission statement, contact information, weather data, information on communications and mobile command post, Skywarn information, links, and e-mail access. (Entry 0110174)
1 Village of Gurnee Emergency Management Agency (Illinois) Includes mission statement, brief statement of local capabilities, and an interesting disclaimer about responsibilities for disasters. (Entry 0109073)
 3- City of Hampton Office of Emergency Management (Virginia) Contact information, e-mail contact, weather, interesting readiness posture display, mission statement, public education, links, local area emergency contact numbers. (Entry 0109066)
 2 Hancock County Emergency Management Agency (Maine) Brief history, legal authorities, mission statement, forms, local emergency planning committee, local emergency management directors, weather, shelter list, forms, links, training calendar.  (Entry 0109067)
Harris County Office of Emergency Management (Texas) Terrorism, situation reports during events, public education materials, contact information, e-mail contact, key staff list, emergency operations plan, key emergency telephone list, flood alerting system, weather, local emergency planning committee, evacuation information, animal information. (Entry 0109068)
 1- County of Hawaii Civil Defense (Hawaii) Contact information, e-mail contact, mission statement, links. (Entry 0109069)
3 Hernando County Emergency Management (Florida) Mission statement, information on programs, critical facility inventory, contact information, e-mail contact, staff list, emergency telephone numbers, community emergency response team, training schedule, links, weather, shelters, evacuation routes, special needs registration, terrorism, emergency notification system, information request form. (Entry 0109070)
1+ High Point Office of Emergency Management (North Carolina) Includes mission statement, contact information,. weather information, public education materials, and an interesting electronic Tier 2 electronic report form. (Entry 0109071)
1 Hood River County Department of Emergency Management (Oregon) Includes mission statement, key staff list and contact information, links, and weather links. (Entry 0109072)
1 Irving Emergency Management Office (Texas) Includes mission statement, links, RACES. (Entry 0109088)
3 Jasper County Inter-Jurisdictional Emergency Management (Texas) Contact information, e-mail contact, staff list, mission statement, news releases, evacuation information, public education materials, incident management team, local emergency planning committee, text of emergency operations plan, aircraft crash standard operating procedures, floodplain information, links, and weather links.  (Entry 0207416)
3+ Kane County Office of Emergency Management (Illinois) Contact information, guest book, mission statement, vision statement, links, photographs of vehicles, mobile command post, and emergency operations center, weather information, information on volunteering and application, emergency alerting system, search and rescue team information, county hazard analysis, local emergency planning committee, Storm Ready, bioterrorism information, complete plans and standard operating procedures.  (Entry 0109089)
1- Kauai Civil Defense (Hawaii) Includes contact information and weather access. (Entry 0109090)
2- Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management (Alaska) Mission statement, weather links, local emergency planning committee, contact information, e-mail contact, staff list, information about Community Alert Network, open meeting schedule, public education materials.  (Entry 0207428)
1 County of Knox Emergency Management Agency (Maine) Contact information, e-mail contact, staff list, mission statement, training calendar, local emergency planning committee, public education materials.  (Entry 0207429)
2- Lake County Emergency Management (Florida) Includes mission statement, contact information, information on how to obtain locally developed public education material, links to public education material, weather links, other links, special needs program information including a registration form, basic description of program, and e-mail for contact.  (Entry 0109091)
1+ Lee County Emergency Management Agency (Alabama) Contact information, mission statement, overview of history, sirens, emergency alerting system, voice alerting system, public education material, e-mail contact. (Entry 0205394)
2 Lemont Emergency Management Agency (Illinois) Includes mission statement, photographs of emergency operations center, photographs of vehicles, staff list, explanation of siren system, photographs of members performing duties, weather information, e-mail for those who want to volunteer and feedback, and links. (Entry 0109075)
1 Leon County Emergency Management Division (Florida) Includes mission statement, contact information, staff names, information on volunteer fire departments coordinated by office, and minimal public education materials. (Entry 0109092)
2 Memphis/Shelby County Emergency Management Agency (Tennessee)  Mission and vision statement, contact information, staff list and photographs, public education materials, brief summaries of recent responses, siren locations, amateur radio, volunteer reservist program, pictures of EOC and mobile command post, e-mail contact, links, and weather links.  (Entry 0207415)
2 Mobile County Emergency Management Agency (Alabama) Contact information, very short history, county emergency management authority board, mission statement, staff listing, e-mail contact, emergency operations center description, public education materials, terrorism information, local emergency planning committee, links, and weather.  (Entry 0207426) 
2- New York City Auxiliary Police Civil Defense (New York) Provides an overview of the Civil Defense mission of the Auxiliary Police, describes their activation, and provides the text of the governing law. (Entry 0110143)
3- New York City Mayor's Office of Emergency Management (New York) Mission statement, World Trade Center recovery information including prohibited zone maps, short organizational history, public education materials, biography of Commissioner, links, weather links, contact information, e-mail contact.  (Entry 0207419)
2- Borough of Oradell Office of Emergency Management (New Jersey)  Includes contact information, e-mail contact, staff list, public education information, links, Community Emergency Response Team.  (Entry 0204175)
2+ Ottawa County Emergency Management (Ohio)  Mission statement, contact information, terrorism information, including copy of terrorism annex to plan, staff information with biographies, nuclear power plant information, local emergency planning committee, public education materials, information on mass casualty trailers, e-mail contact, links, comment form. (Entry 0205396) 
2- Oxford County Emergency Management Agency (Maine) Contact information, e-mail contact, mission statement, current alert levels, homeland security alerting system explanation, links, local emergency planning committee, public education materials, mission statement, weather links.  (Entry 0207413)
1 Village of Palatine Emergency Management Agency (Illinois) Includes mission statement, contact information, limited public education material, information on the school system's lightning detection system, and links. (Entry 0109074)
2- Ramsey Office of Emergency Management and RACES Communications Group (New Jersey) Includes contact information, brief history and list of past activities, staff list, public education information, links, RACES information, warnings and alerts page, e-mail contact. (Entry 0204176) 
1 Ridgefield Park Office of Emergency Management (New Jersey)  Contact phone numbers, staff list, mission statement, links. (Entry 0204147)
2 Romeoville Emergency Management Agency (Illinois) Includes mission statement, contact information, program component explanations, brief history of name changes, photographs of the emergency operations center, photographs of previous and current vehicles, photographs of members in activities, public education materials, siren system information, links, and e-mail access. (Entry 0109077)
1 Borough of Rutherford Office of Emergency Management (New Jersey) Mission statement, contact phone number, auxiliary police, staff list, links.  (Entry 0204177)
2 Saint Charles County Emergency Management Agency (Missouri) Mission statement, weather information and links, links, local emergency planning committee, public education materials, training calendar, good explanation of volunteer program, amateur radio, outdoor warning devices, NOAA weather radio. (Entry 0207430) 
3 Sarpy County Emergency Management and Communications Agency (Nebraska) Mission and vision statements, complete hazard analysis, links, public education materials, terrorism information, 9-1-1 center, contact information, e-mail contact, weather links, NOAA weather radio, extensive photographic archives.  (Entry 0207427)
1- City of Suffolk Emergency Services Mission statement, links, weather link, e-mail contact.  (Entry 0207433)
2- Village of Tequesta Fire-Rescue Department Emergency Management (Florida) Includes a public hurricane plan and specific information for special needs residents. (Entry 0204182)
2 Tippecanoe County Emergency Management Agency (Indiana) Mission statement, siren information, hazardous materials team, local emergency planning committee, links, disaster list, staff list, volunteer program, contact information, e-mail contact, training schedule, Storm Ready, and Project Impact.  (Entry 0207421)
2+ Tuscaloosa County Emergency Management Agency (Alabama) Contact information, homeland security information, Citizens Corps link, situation reports, press releases, public education information, training programs, accessibility guidelines for site, e-mail contact, weather links, staff list and biographical material, links, public education materials in other languages, Skywarn, Storm Ready, siren information, and NOAA weather radio information.  (Entry 0207416).
1+ Union County Emergency Management (Florida) Mission statement, legal authority, contact information, e-mail contact, current EOC activation level, public education materials, shelter information, and links.  (Entry 0207431)
1- Winfield Emergency Management (Illinois) Short entry under Village boards and commissions listing the composition of the Winfield Emergency Management Association and its mission. (Entry 0204180)
1+ Youngstown-Mahoning County Emergency Management Agency (Ohio) Contact information, e-mail contact, definitions, public education materials, staff list, weather information, links, hazardous materials team, terrorism information, press releases. (Entry 0207424)