Miller County | 179 S. Cuthbert St.| Colquitt, GA 39837 | Tel:229-758-4104
E Verify # 185500Auth Date: 01-29-09
Debbie T. Henry, Director
159 E. Main StreetP.O. Box 504Colquitt, GA 39837229.758.4122 (office)229.758.4123 (fax)firstname.lastname@example.org
Cory Thomas, Deputy Director
Miller County Emergency Management Agency is the local agencyresponsible for coordinating mitigation, preparing for, respondingto and recovering from any natural or man-made disaster.
We have recently become a certified Storm Ready Community thru the National WeatherService. We work closely with first responders, city & county officials and local volunteerorganizations. In our all hazards planning approach, we prepare for threats from hurricanes,tropical storms and tornadoes as well as man-made or technological emergencies such ashazardous material spill and wildfires. Miller EMA has recently contracted with CodeRED toprovide citizens with an early warning system in case of severe weather or natural disasters.To sign up for this service click on the code red logo.
We serve as the local representative for the Georgia EmergencyManagement Agency (GEMA). GEMA’s mission is to provide acomprehensive and aggressive approach to mitigation, preparedness, response, recovery and special events. The purpose of the mission is to protect life and property and to prevent and/or reduce the negative impact of natural and man-made events in Georgia. For more information about the Georgia Emergency Management Agency, please visit their website at http://www.gema.state.ga.us.