Portage County Emergency Operations Plan (EOP)
The Portage County EOP is an all-hazards approach plan for mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery from major incidents. This document is developed as guidance for departments and agencies and is supported by various Individual Agency Plans (IAPs)
The County EOP is divided into Annexes. Each Annex is updated at a minimum, once a year; some are updated two or three times/year.
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Annex A - Direction & Control - This Annex describes how the County government will direct and control its personnel and resources during response to and recovery from a disaster
Annex B - Communications & Warning - This Annex identifies the procedures and resources used to provide interagency communications between responders. The Annex also identifies the county’s procedures and resources used to provide warning to all county residents in the event of a disaster.
Annex C - Resource Coordination - This annex provides a guideline for the coordination of personnel, equipment and agencies needed in response and recovery from a disaster or other major incident.
Annex D - Law Enforcement
- This annex describes how the county will ensure the protection of life
and property during emergency situations. Attachment 10 of this plan describes
operations during a Terrorism or Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) event.
Annex E - Evacuation & Shelter
- This annex describes how
Annex F - Human Services
annex describes how the
Annex G - Public Works &
Engineering - This annex describes how
Annex H - Health, Medical (EMS)
& Mortuary- This annex describes
how the county will provide health, medical and mortuary services in a disaster.
Attachment 2 of this plan describes operations in support of an animal disease
Annex I - Radiological Incidents - Non-Risk - This annex identifies resources and responsibilities for agencies that will respond to accidents involving radioactive materials.
Annex J - Public Information- The purpose of this annex is to provide an overview of public information procedures in the event of a disaster.
Annex K - Fire & Rescue Services - This
annex describes how
Annex L - Damage Assessment
annex describes how the
DISCLAIMER: The EOP as posted should be used only as a reference document. Some annexes contain confidential information that is not available to the Public. The complete and official Portage County EOP is maintained in the Portage County Emergency Management Office, 1500 Strongs Avenue, Stevens Point, WI 54481.