Black Hawk County Emergency Management Agency
1925 Newell Street  Waterloo, IA 50707


    What Is Alert Iowa?Alert Iowa is a statewide mass notification and emergency messaging system. The system can be used by state and local authorities to quickly disseminate emergency information to residents. The system is available, free of charge, to all counties.  For questions call 319-291-4373

Introduction to Homeland Security and Emergency Mgmt for Local Officials

 Severe Weather Awareness 

Advanced Weather Spotter Training April 23rd at UNI in Latham Hall Room 125 at 7p.m. Sharp. You must have attended the basic Weather Spotter Training to be elgible to attend the Advanced Training.

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Vision Statement
To be a dynamic coordinating agency that addresses the safety of the citizens and responders of Black Hawk County through an all hazard planning approach and information exchange.

Mission Statement 
The Black Hawk County Emergency Management Agency will establish and coordinate a full scope of emergency management and homeland security functions to
effectively maintain a healthy, safe, and secure place to live, work, and prosper.


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