The Emergency Management office develops and maintains a county-wide Emergency Operations Plan for all hazardous events that may occur. Emphasis is on disaster preparedness, mitigation, response, and recovery activities. For more information, check out the NDDES website: http://www.nd.gov/des/
Preparedness is key to Emergency Management.
Ready is a National public service campaign designed to educate and empower the American people to prepare for, respond to and mitigate emergencies, including natural and man-made disasters: https://www.ready.gov/
LaMoure County Emergency Management Office has been accepted as a NOAA Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador. The Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador initiative is an effort to formally recognize NOAA partners who are improving the nation’s readiness against extreme weather, water, and climate events. For Weather information, check out the National Weather Service Weather Forecast Office, Bismarck, ND: https://www.weather.gov/bis/
The LaMoure County Emergency Manager also servers as the Secretary/Treasurer for the LaMoure County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC), LaMoure County FEMA Applicant Agent and LaMoure County Floodplain manager.
(701) 830-0258 (Cell)