Local Municipality Information
The Dodge County Office of Emergency Management assists local units of government and agencies in Dodge County to develop plans to deal with emergency situations involving natural disasters, accidents, terrorist attacks or other events that are a threat to life, property and safety. Below are some programs that assist local municipalities in their planning efforts.
Guidelines for Assessing and Documenting Disaster Damage
National Incident Management System
Schools and Daycare Information
Schools and daycares should have emergency/crisis plans for fires, evacuation, sheltering-in-place, chemical spills, and other issues. Of course, every school and daycare should have a NOAA All-hazards Weather Radio to receive emergency information.
Special Facilities Information
The attached Planning Guidance and Emergency Management Plan are designed to develop cooperation and coordination between the responding agencies within Dodge County and the special facility. Through the efforts of emergency response planning, hopefully everyone will gain a greater awareness of, and respect for the emergency response issues faced by special needs facilities. Dodge County is striving to raise the awareness ensure that any existing gaps between special needs facilities and emergency management communities are bridged, leading to quicker and more efficient responses to all hazards.
These templates can act as a starting place for your special facility. Click here for a downloadable version of the Planning Guidance [PDF] that accompanies the Emergency Management Plan. Click here for a template of an Emergency Management Plan [PDF] for Special Facilities.