Highest Honor for Emergency Management Awarded to Seven Programs
Lexington, Ky. - Congratulations to the following Emergency Management Programs that have earned accreditation by the Emergency Management Accreditation Program (EMAP): HIllsborough County, Fla.; Indian River County, Fla.; and the Cities of Dallas, Texas, Henderson, Nev., and Seattle, Wash. In additio, Pierce County, Wash., and the Consolidated City of Jacksonville/Duval County, Fla. have achieved reaccreditation.
“Congratulations to those programs that have maintained their accredited status as well as those who have joined the elite leaders in emergency management having earned accreditation through the Emergency Management Accreditation Program. Through their commitment and leadership, they have proven to their communities and stakeholders that their programs are sustainable and that they continue to focus on their communities’ best interests,” stated Robie Robinson, Executive Director of Public Safety, University of Tennessee-Chattanooga and the EMAP Commission Chair.