Emergency Management Advisory Council

The Emergency Management Advisory Council (EMAC) meets monthly to review incidents that have occurred, as well as prepare for those that have not.  A review of each department that plays an vital part in the safety for Orange residents as well as provide continuity after an emergency event and their plan is conducted to ensure all departments work together towards a common goal.  The EMAC is comprised of the following members:

1.  Director of Emergency Management
2.  Deputy Director of Emergency Management
3.  Police Chief
4.  Fire Chief
5.  Fire Marshal
6.  Facilities Director, Orange Board of Education
7.  Town Health Director
8.  Orange Visiting Nurses Association
9.  Community Services Director
10.  Town Sanitarian
11.  Public Works Director/Crew Chief
12.  Community Emergency Response Team Leader
13.  Board of Health Chairman
14.  Air National Guard
15.  Director of Operations, American Medical Response
16.  American Red Cross
17  Emergency Management Logistics personnel

In addition to the members of the EMAC, others are invited as guests to provide insight to assist in ensuring a smooth transition to normal status.  Such guests include representatives from the United Illuminating Company and Southern Connecticut Gas.