The El Reno Emergency Management Director serves in a part-time capacity coordinating resources during widespread emergencies. The Director assists the Police and Fire departments in Homeland Security planning, incident command and other duties as required. The Director also helps the Finance Department in meeting the requirements for Federal Emergency Management Agency assistance during Presidential declared disasters.
The State of Oklahoma recently informed us that we will be receiving additional Homeland Security grants. We are working in combination with other City departments to heighten security on all major facilities and to train our personnel.