In accordance with Title 35, each municipality must have a local emergency management coordinator and an up-to-date emergency operations plan. The coordinator shall be professionally competent and capable of exerting leadership, planning, training and effecting coordination among operating agencies of government and controlling coordinated operations. The municipal coordinator helps the community to achieve proper levels of preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation for various emergencies or disasters that might affect the municipality.
Process for Appointment of a Municipal Emergency Management Coordinator.
- You must request a Criminal Records Check for all who are recommended for appointment by completing a Pennsylvania State Police Form SP 4-164, "Request for Criminal Record Check".
You must then attach the results to this form: SP4-164 Request For Criminal Record Check
- Complete Part 1 (please type or print legibly). Municipal EMC Nomination Form
- Submit original to the COUNTY Emergency Management Coordinator.
- Retain a copy for your files.