About Emergency Management
Facilitate and support the resources that will enable the cities and communities in Lewis County to mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from emergencies.
Simple Organization: The importance of planning cannot be overemphasized for organizations and individuals in defining goals and objectives, and helping to anticipate problems. It is equally important to avoid unnecessary complexity.
Ownership: Embrace and prioritize programs and partners who are actively involved in efforts to improve how they (or their organization) mitigate, prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies
Accountability: Encourages collaboration and involvement with partners and stakeholders in Emergency Management activities.
Respect for People: Appreciate differences regardless of culture, ethnicity, gender, or religion; showing respect and dignity when dealing with others.