Be Ready St. Clair County is a preparedness campaign resulting from joint efforts between the St. Clair County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and Citizen Corps of St. Clair County.
St. Clair County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
Our office is located in the County Administration Building and is staffed by one full-time county employee and three full-time grant funded employees.
Mission Statement: Our primary responsibility is to provide for the safety of our residences and visitors within St. Clair County along with our neighboring communities. This is accomplished through a multi-hazard planning process that involves mitigation, preparation, response and recovery combined with a strong working relationship with all levels of government and the private sector. We are committed to provide a quality service to those people with a continuous goal of improving those services.
Citizen Corps of St. Clair County
We are a steering committee comprised of representatives from emergency response, local government, non-profit organizations, education, media, businesses, emergency management, and the private sector.
Mission Statement: To prepare the citizens, property, environment, culture, and economy of St. Clair County for acts of terrorism and natural disasters and to minimize the effects of these emergencies through a comprehensive public-private planning and response effort.