Emergency Management

Contact Us

  • Phone: 970-328-3545
    Fax: 970-328-8694

    Emergency Management
    P.O. Box 850
    Eagle, CO 81631

    emergency@eaglecounty.us

    Call 9-1-1 for emergencies
    or 970-479-2201


Emergency Operations Plan

The Eagle County Emergency Operations Plan is an all-discipline, all-hazards plan that establishes a single, comprehensive framework for the management of domestic incidents. It provides the structure and mechanisms for the coordination of local support as well as coordination with state and federal agencies. The plan is important in the mission of reducing the vulnerability to all natural and human-caused hazards, minimizing the damage, and assisting in the recovery from any type of incident that occurs. The plan consists of the components listed below.

Eagle County Emergency Operations Base Plan
Base Plan describes the structure and processes comprising a countywide approach to incident management designed to integrate the efforts and resources of local government, private sector, and non-governmental organizations. The Base Plan includes planning assumptions, roles and responsibilities, policies, initial actions, and plan maintenance instructions.

Emergency Support Function (ESF) Annexes:
ESFs detail the missions, policies, structures, and responsibilities of local agencies for coordinating resource and programmatic support to local agencies or other jurisdictions and entities during incidents.

Emergency Support Function 1 - Transportation
Emergency Support Function 2 - Communications
Emergency Support Function 3 - Public Works and Engineering
Emergency Support Function 4 - Firefighting
Emergency Support Function 5 - Emergency Management
Emergency Support Function 6 - Mass Care, Housing and Human Services
Emergency Support Function 7 - Resource Support
Emergency Support Function 8 - Public Health and Medical Services
Emergency Support Function 9 - Search and Rescue
Emergency Support Function 10 - Hazardous Materials
Emergency Support Function 11 - Agriculture and Natural Resources
Emergency Support Function 12 - Energy and Public Utilities
Emergency Support Function 13 - Public Safety and Security
Emergency Support Function 14 - Community Recovery and Mitigation
Emergency Support Function 15 - External Affairs

Supporting Documents, Incident and Event Annexes:
Appendices contain definitions, agreements and specific plans for incidents and/or events that are likely to occur in Eagle County, Colorado. These plans are considered adopted by reference as they are signed by the affected participants.

Appendix A - Acronyms, Abbreviations
Appendix B - Emergency Operations Center Plan
Appendix C - Mutual Aid Agreement
Appendix D - Annual Operating Plan for Wildfire 2013
Appendix E - Colorado State Resource Mobilization Plan
Appendix F - Damage Assessment Plan
Appendix G - Evacuation Plan
Appendix H - Disaster Declaration Process
Appendix I - Mass Casualty Incident Plan 
Appendix K - Animal Response Plan
Appendix L - Public Information and Warning Plan
Appendix M - Utility Restoration Plan
Appendix O - Explosive Response Plan
Appendix P - Mass Fatalaties Plan
Appendix R - Roles and Responsibilites
Appendix U - Joint Information Protocols