Hurricane Season: Are you Prepared?Hurricane season is June 1 to Nov. 30. Do you have a plan? Personal hurricane plans should be designed so you can take quick action when a storm is approaching. Have the conversation with your family about hurricane preparedness now. Click here for more information about hurricane preparedness.
MEMA is EMAP accreditedThe Emergency Management Accreditation Program (EMAP), an independent non-profit organization, is a standard-based voluntary assessment & peer review accreditation process for government programs responsible for coordinating prevention, mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery activities for natural & human-caused disasters. MEMA received it’s accreditation in April of 2011.
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- Updated Flood Damage Reports 8.17.16 (8/17/2016) - PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has updated damage assessments for flood damage from six counties from a heavy rain system August 11-14. No serious injuries or deaths have been reported. Damage reports by county: Adams: Two public roads … Continue reading
- Updated Flood Damage Reports 8.14.16 (8/14/2016) - PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received updated damage reports ongoing flooding in south Mississippi. Wilkinson County Emergency Management reports 71 homes damaged from flooding, primarily in the towns of Crosby and Centreville. There are 67 people in … Continue reading
- Gov. Bryant Declares State of Emergency for Severe Flooding (8/13/2016) - PEARL – Gov. Phil Bryant issued a State of Emergency today for Adams, Amite, Pike, Wilkinson and any other counties affected by the heavy rainfall and severe flooding over the last few days. The National Weather Service in Slidell reports … Continue reading