Office Hours: Monday to Wednesday 8:15am - 4:30pm ; Thursdays 8:15am - 6:30pm ; Fridays 8:00am - 12:00pm
The Goals of the Office of Emergency Management are to:
- prevent and minimize the loss of life and property due to a natural or technical disaster
- reduce the amount of personal hardship
- ensure that essential services are provided to all residents during and after an emergency or disaster
- encourage the use of preplanning and preparedness to mitigate the effects of disasters and emergencies
To accomplish these goals the Office of Emergency Management reviews plans and seeks guidance from the Emergency Management Advisory Council, holds drills, develops Emergency Operations Plans, and coordinates the Town’s response to emergencies or disasters. In addition the Office of Emergency Management administers the Town’s Hazardous Materials Right To Know Program and Chemical Emergency Plans.