Committees
The Fairfield County EMA is the agency that coordinates two planning committees.

  • Local Emergency Planning Committee:
    • Mission "To enhance the protection of the community and the environment from hazardous materials incidents through planning, preparation and communication between citizens, business and government."
  • Homeland Security Advisory Committee:
    • The purpose of HSPD-8 is to “establish policies to strengthen the preparedness of the United States to prevent and respond to threatened or actual domestic terrorist attacks, major disasters, and other emergencies by requiring a national domestic all-hazards preparedness goal, establishing mechanisms for improved delivery of Federal preparedness assistance to State and local governments, and outlining actions to strengthen preparedness capabilities of Federal, State and local entities”