Application Period Open
BRIC and Flood Mitigation Assistance Grant Application Periods are Open. Potential applicants must express an interest in participating by November 15, 2023.
2024 Southeast Private-Public Partners Summit
Jan. 31 - Feb. 1, 2024
Who should attend? Crisis managers, business continuity managers, trade association/chamber of commerce executives and emergency managers.
June 1 - November 30
Hurricane Prep Tips
June 1st is the start of Hurricane Season. Prepare your family now before the storm strikes.
Download the free MEMA app for tools and resources to use before, during, and after a storm or disaster.
As of November 16th the State of Emergency will expire on the partial burn ban for 40 counties enacted by Governor Tate Reeves. The expiration of the SOE does NOT impact local burn bans. Local authorities must remove those burn bans.
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Winter Weather Preparedness Day is December 6, 2023
( 30 November 2023 ) Pearl, Miss. – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency, in partnership with the National Weather Service and the Mississippi Department of Transportation urge Mississippians to plan for winter weather on Winter Weather Preparedness Day, December 6, 2023. NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center forecasts a “wetter than average” winter for the state. Mississippians should be prepared for cold [...]
Officials dedicate Stacey Dale Ricks Memorial Bridge in Winston County
( 13 November 2023 ) TUPELO, MISS. — Officials gathered on Thursday, Nov. 9 to officially dedicate a bridge on State Route 25 in Winston County as the “Stacey Dale Ricks Memorial Bridge”. The ceremony featured guest speakers including Stephen C. McCraney, Executive Director, Mississippi Emergency Management Agency, along with other community and family members of Stacey Dale Ricks. It was [...]