Cass County Emergency Management is responsible for facilitating the continuation of normal government in time of disaster or major emergency. It coordinates county, city, private sector and volunteer services to enable continuity of operations county wide.
The agency fosters the development and testing of plans for warning, response, rescue, emergency shelter, communication, transportation, operations and resource utilization. It conducts extensive training and public education programs focused on these topics. Emergency Management coordinates these activities and operations with state and federal programs.