Emergency Management Agency
Terry Hedges, Director
The Emergency Management Agency of Gibson County operates under the supervision of the Indiana Department of Homeland Security. The agency is responsible for the orginization and administration of perparedness programs designed to protect the population, as well as public and private property within the local jurisdiction. The agency is responsible for the coordination of operation of all governmental and non-governmental forces including FEMA, IDHS (SEMA), law enforcement, fire departments and emergency response personnel plus all elected officials and municipal officials in the event of an emergency. The Indiana Emergency Managementand Disaster Law is referenced by Indiana Code 10, Title 14, Chapter 3.