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Public Safety and Emergency Services Committee

Overview

The working group committee addressing this task will assess the ability of the various public safety and emergency service providers across the study area to deliver emergency response services to meet the needs of the anticipated population growth. Existing service levels and deficiencies, if any, will be identified along with recommendations for improvements.

Committee Tasks

  • Evaluate the coordination of training for local emergency responders and the military with regard to handling disasters related to materials and equipment used and handled on the military facility.
  • Identify the various public safety and emergency service providers as well as the facilities, service area and their capacities, including but not limited to: police, fire, EMS, jails, courts, ambulance, public health and emergency management.
  • Determine the capacity and service levels of existing public safety and emergency service entities to handle the current population including but not limited to: police, fire, EMS, jails, courts, ambulance, public health and emergency management.
  • Determine the capacity and service levels of existing public safety and emergency service entities to handle the projected population growth including but not limited to: police, fire, EMS, jails, courts, ambulance, public health and emergency management.
  • Note shortfalls and make recommendations to resolve including but not limited to: police, fire, EMS, jails, courts, ambulance, public health and emergency management.
  • Provide recommendations for regional coordination of services and regional use of facilities among jurisdictions and service areas in the region.
  • Identify special challenges to be addressed (e.g., lack of fire hydrants, lack of water pressure, lack of volunteers, unable to attract and retain qualified staff, etc.).

Committee Chairperson:

Committee Vice-Chairperson:

 

Public Safety and Emergency Services Committee Meetings

  • 3:00pm, September 23, 2008- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • 1:00pm-4:30pm, October 6, 2008- Located at the Onslow County Emergency Operations Center at 1180 Commons Drive North in Jacksonville, NC 28546 (at the foot of the 400' 800mhz radio tower)
  • 1:00pm-4:00pm, October 28, 2008- Located at the Onslow County Emergency Operations Center at 1180 Commons Drive North in Jacksonville, NC 28546 (at the foot of the 400' 800mhz radio tower)
  • 1:30- 3:30pm, February 17, 2009- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • 1:00pm- 3:30pm, March 31, 2009- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • 3:00pm- 5:00pm, May 4, 2009- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • 10:00am- 12:00pm , May 5, 2009- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • 3:00pm- 5:00pm, May 6, 2009- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • 1:00pm- 4:00pm, May 20, 2009- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540


Public Safety and Emergency Services Committee Agenda

  • May 20, 2009 Public Safety & Emergency Services Agenda
  • May 6, 2009 Public Safety & Emergency Services Agenda
  • May 5, 2009 Public Safety & Emergency Services Agenda
  • March 31, 2009 Public Safety & Emergency Services Agenda
  • February 16, 2009 Public Safety & Emergency Services Agenda
  • September 23, 2008 Public Safety kick-off agenda


Public Safety and Emergency Services Committee Minutes

·        May 6, 2009 Public Safety Committee Minutes

·        May 5, 2009 Public Safety Committee Minutes

·        March 31, 2009 Public Safety Committee Minutes

·        February 17, 2009 Public Safety Committee Minutes

·        October 6, 2008 Public Safety Committee Meeting

·        September 23, 2008 Public Safety Committee Minutes