“To facilitate Union County government agencies, stakeholder groups, volunteer organizations, and the community to work efficiently and in a coordinated manner to protect life, property, the environment, and the economy from any emergency.”
“A prepared Union County with coordinated capabilities to prevent, protect against, respond to, and recover from all hazards.”
Are informed by data or evidence when available, enhance existing business processes and improvements, and avoid duplication with other ongoing processes.
Align with National Incident Management System and Iowa Emergency Management System principles.
Are implemented in a way that acknowledges risks, resources, and needs.
Are developed and implemented through a collaborative process.
Have support from County and City leaders, who are trained and prepared for their role as decision-makers during an emergency and in a recovery environment.
Incorporate a regional perspective, where applicable.
2016 September Minutes
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