Saturday, May 16, 2009
Emergency Management in Maine Explained
The Scarborough Leader has posted an online article ("What is emergency management?" - May 15, 2009) that describes how emergency management works in the Scarborough, Maine area. The article explains how emergency management is organized at the federal, state, county and local levels. The author, a local fire chief, describes the origins of emergency management (the old civil defense organizations) and then depicts how the modern emergency management organizations now work and the issues that the deal with. Click here to learn more about emergency management in Maine.