About Us

MISSION & OBJECTIVES

Represent local emergency management in the State of Maine to achieve the following Objectives:

a. To support and enhance emergency management in the State of Maine by representing emergency management at the municipal and county level of government;

b. To promote emergency management program standards in the State of Maine;

c. To encourage sound legislation supporting mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery issues in the State of Maine;

d. To promote effective coordination between local and State emergency management programs;

e. To represent local emergency management entities before the State legislature.

f. To promote active, effective, and adequately funded local emergency management programs.

g. To strengthen the proficiency and knowledge of local Emergency Managers.

h. To promote more integration of emergency management planning into local policy making.