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*What we do:
-Develop and maintain all local emergency management programs, projects, and plans required by state and federal government
-Maintain the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) for Bedford County and the cities within Bedford County
-Provide 24-hour coordination of resources for large emergencies and disasters
-Provide 24-hour emergency coordination for multiple response agencies
-Provide liaison with local, state and federal authorities during major emergencies and disasters
-Develop, coordinate and conduct emergency management training and exercise programs
-Develop and distribute emergency management presentations, brochures, pamphlets, public service announcements and other relevant information for civic organizations, businesses, and the general public
Director of Emergency Management
Founded : 1968
Director : Scott Johnson
Mission : The Bedford County Emergency Management Agency (BCEMA) is an office under the direction and control of the County Mayor. BCEMA provides county-wide emergency management program leadership, continuity, and direction to enable Bedford County and its partners to prepare for, respond to, recover from, and mitigate the impact of natural, man-made, or technological disasters involving residents and/or property.
Community Alert Systems
CodeRED Alerts:Sign up for Code-Red Alerts from Bedford County E911. You will receive an automated phone call to the registered number in the event of an emergency or hazard near the registered address. Register at http://bedfordcountye911.org/Smart-911:Plan ahead for any emergency. Give 911 dispatchers the information they need to help you fast. Find out more at: http://bedfordcountye911.org/IPAWS- Integrated Public Alert & Warning System:Bedford County is a certified IPAWS Alerting Authority. In the event of an imminent threat or hazard to public safety a mass notification may be sent out to wireless devices, much like that of an Amber Alert.
Welcome to the Bedford County EMA App! USER TIPS:-Notifications: In the event a notification is sent out through the app it may be reviewed by clicking the apps notification menu located in the upper right corner of your screen. "3 dots"- Tornado Shelters: A listing of community tornado shelters is available within the app. These shelters are manned by volunteers during occasional severe weather. As they are opened during threats of sever weather the listing will display "OPEN" rather than "Closed". Exit app completely for it to update with the most recent information upon re-opening. - Shelter Registry: Many residents have storm shelters installed on their property for personal use. If you have one, you may register it here so that emergency personnel know where to locate you if your property is impacted by a tornado or other disaster.
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