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Senior Leader Resources

These resources may be beneficial in providing newly elected officials with the tools and support to gain a base level understanding of their roles in emergency management. Each jurisdiction will have ordinances and policies that may more specifically outline these roles.

On February 11, 2021 DEM presented an I Wonder Webinar on the Role of Senior Leaders and the resources available to them. I Wonder what resources are available to Senior Leaders Webinar (32:26)

FEMA Produced Fact Sheets on the Declaration Process
Disaster Declaration Process for State OfficialsFact Sheet – Declaration Process and Individual Assistance Update
Wildfire Declaration Fact Sheet – Region 8Documents Last Updated September 1, 2021