July 15, 2010
Grant County Local
Emergency Planning Committee
Don Button called the meeting to order at 12:02 PM. Members
present were Jeff Baier, Don Button, Jerry Jo Deckert, Richard Everett, Roger
Gardner, Frank Goldsby, Danny Law, and Nahum Manzano.
Jerry Jo Deckert made a motion to accept the minutes to the
last meeting as read. Motion Seconded by Roger Gardner. Motion carried.
The first Public Hearing for our updated Mitigation is at 10:00
AM on July 16. A copy of the plan is available at the Emergency Management
office to review or we can give a website and password to view it on line.
Solid Waste Management Plan updates have been completed. The
Public Hearing for this plan is July 27 at 10:00 AM.
Upcoming Training is a Radiological Awareness Training in Syracuse
on August 4; Hands on Radio Training Friday July 16 at 6:00PM at the Fire
Station, and Continuity of Operations (COOP) Training on Monday July 19 9:00AM
at the Fire Station.
Jerry Jo Deckert wanted to know how many of the hospitals
and dispatch centers in the other regions have 800 MHz radios. Don said he
would look into it and get a list.
The next Regional Council meeting is August 4th.
The Mobile Incident Command Post that the region order has arrived and training
on how to set it up was held last week.
The intern for the Regional Council?s Geographic Information
System (GIS) project was in Ulysses the first week of July gathering
information. Some of the layers they are working on are City and County
building, Health Care Facilities, Education facilities, Gathering places for
large crowds, Agricultural Facilities and Chemical Facilities.
The next meeting will be August 19 at 12:00 Noon at the
Grant County Courthouse Basement training room.
Motion to Adjourn was made by Roger Gardner. Motion seconded
by Frank Goldsby.
Time Adjourned was 12:40 PM.
Respectfully submitted by Vivian Button