Emergency Management Agency (EMA)

Emergency Management Agency (EMA)

Emergency management is a coordinated effort, involving local, state, and federal government agencies as well as volunteer organizations and businesses.

Within an integrated emergency management framework, these entities assist citizens and their communities to prepare for, respond to, recover from, and eliminate or reduce the effects of natural, man-made, civil, and technological emergencies or disasters.

News & Notices

A winter storm with heavy snow will impact Iowa, Illinois, and Missouri Friday night and Saturday morning. - NWS
Posted: November 19, 2015
MEDIA RELEASE October 26, 2015 Burn Ban Lifted for Scott County in Iowa At the request of the Scott County Emergency Management Agency, the Iowa State Fire Marshall’s Office has rescinded the BURN BAN for Scott County, effective at 12:00 p.m. on October 26, 2015. Recent precipitation and weather...
Posted: October 26, 2015
MEDIA RELEASE October 15, 2015 State Fire Marshall Issues Burn Ban for Scott County At the request of the Scott County Emergency Management Agency, the Iowa State Fire Marshall’s Office has issued a BURN BAN for Scott County, effective at 3:00 p.m. on October 15, 2015. Current, continuing dry...
Posted: October 15, 2015