About Us

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Shannan Hinton,
Emergency
Management
Director
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The mission of Bartholomew County Emergency Management is to reduce loss of life and property while protecting our county's critical infrastructure from all types of hazards through a comprehensive, risk-based, emergency management program of mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery.

Emergency Management's goal is to help our citizens prepare for and cope with any type of emergency through the maintenance of the County's emergency operations plan. This document coordinates all fire, law enforcement, medical, and other allied disaster agencies. A large portion of the office's responsibility is to educate the general public and businesses on disaster preparedness and response. The office is also responsible for emergency communications for the community in the event of a large-scale failure.

Emergency Management is the sponsoring agency of the Bartholomew County Search and Rescue Team as well as the Bartholomew County Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Services (R.A.C.E.S.)


Staff

Deputy Director: Susan Armstrong

 

Fact Sheets

Fact Sheets

Earthquakes Fact Sheet (776 downloads) Popular #
Extreme Heat Fact Sheet (650 downloads) Popular #
Floods and Flash Floods Fact Sheet (778 downloads) Popular #
Hazardous Materials Fact Sheet (1707 downloads) Popular #
House and Building Fires Fact Sheet (634 downloads) Popular #
Landslides and Mudflows Fact Sheet (1001 downloads) Popular #
Nuclear Emergency Fact Sheet (819 downloads) Popular #
Terrorism Fact Sheet (800 downloads) Popular #
Thunderstorms and Lightning Fact Sheet (912 downloads) Popular #
Tornadoes Fact Sheet (863 downloads) Popular #
Wildland Fires Fact Sheet (761 downloads) Popular #
Winter Driving Fact Sheet (658 downloads) Popular #
Winter Storms Fact Sheet (821 downloads) Popular #

Homeowners

Homeowners

Avoiding Earthquake Damage (787 downloads) Popular #
Avoiding Flood Damage (661 downloads) Popular #
Avoiding Wildfire Damage (758 downloads) Popular #
Avoiding Wind Damage (677 downloads) Popular #

News

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Forms

Public Resources

2018 Photo Request Form (106 downloads) Popular #
Coloring Book (648 downloads) Popular #
Emergency Guide for Business and Industry (1163 downloads) Popular #

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