FEMA Seeks Feedback on Draft of Emergency Management Guide for Senior Officials
FEMA will host a series of 60-minute webinar sessions to provide an overview of the draft Local Elected and Appointed Officials Guide and to gather feedback from whole community partners.
Date: March 24, 2022 - April 20, 2022
Time: 3:30 pm - 2:00 pm
FEMA is seeking feedback on the draft “Local Elected and Appointed Officials Guide: Roles and Resources in Emergency Management.” This guide makes it easier for senior officials to understand, prepare for and execute their leadership responsibilities to help:
- Mitigate community risks.
- Save lives.
- Protect property.
- Recover from disasters.
FEMA will host a series of 60-minute webinar sessions to provide an overview of the draft Local Elected and Appointed Officials Guide and to gather feedback from whole community partners. The sessions will include facilitated discussions with stakeholders to help improve the existing draft. FEMA seeks input -- especially real-world case studies -- that can be incorporated into the guide. Advance registration is required and on a first-come, first-served basis.
To register, click on your preferred session below:
- Webinar 1: 3:30 p.m. ET on Thursday, March 24
- Webinar 2: 10 a.m. ET on Tuesday, March 29
- Webinar 3: 2 p.m. ET on Thursday, March 31
- Webinar 4: 4 p.m. ET on Monday, April 11
- Webinar 5: 1 p.m. ET on Wednesday, April 20
Comments made during the webinars are for discussion purposes only. To provide input, download the line-numbered version of the draft “Local Elected and Appointed Officials Guide” and feedback form then submit the completed feedback form to NPD-Planning. This open comment period will conclude on April 22.
If you require assistive accommodations to participate in these sessions, please email NPD Planning.