Sachse's Office of Emergency Management serves the Sachse Community by coordinating disaster mitigation, preparedness, planning, response, and recovery activities. The Office of Emergency Management accomplishes this through integrated planning, community outreach, emergency response coordination, and recovery activities.
Identify roles and responsibilities in case of disaster
Ensure Emergency Management Manual is current and city employees understand roles in the event of an emergency
Implement public education in emergency preparedness
Ensure city's compliance with NIMS (National Integrated Management System for responders) and ICS (Incident Command System)
Submit grants from Homeland Security, FEMA, and other federal, state and local organizations
The Sachse Office of Emergency Management is located in the Public Safety Building which is also home to Sachse's Emergency Operations Center (EOC), Sachse Police, Sachse Fire Administration, and Sachse Fire Station 1. The EOC provides a location for City leadership to monitor and coordinate emergencies or disasters affecting the city.