MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF
One of the major challenges facing the Texas Division of Emergency Management in 2011 is streamlining the process for review of thousands of planning documents. The Texas Division of Emergency Management Plans Unit intends to meet the challenge.
SUPER BOWL PLANNING INVOLVES MANY AGENCIES
While Super Bowl fans planned for the best of sports entertainment, emergency managers and law enforcement officials prepared to protect them from the threat of the worst. Behind the scenes, hundreds of individuals were involved in working to provide security for the game.
ABCs OF THE EMPG (EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERFORMANCE GRANT) PROGRAM
Many communities in Texas rely on grant funds to help keep their emergency management programs afloat. Learn more about the Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG) – a federal grant that provides funding to assist state and local governments in developing and carrying out emergency management programs