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Our Mission:

To provide Battle Creek residents, businesses and industries, non-profit organizations, and local governments the education and support necessary to reduce the loss of life and human suffering; to minimize property damage; and to protect environmental sensitive areas from all types of disasters through a comprehensive, risk-based, all-hazard emergency management program.

Battle Creek Emergency Services is dedicated to protecting lives, property, environment and the economy of its citizens through preparedness and mitigation activities, respond in an effective manner to emergencies and disaster, and coordinate and participate in the recovery effort as a result of such events. It is the responsibility of Battle Creek Emergency Services to coordinate the task of mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery as effectively as possible.

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The Battle Creek Emergency Services Program's Purpose:

The city's Emergency Action Guidelines does not replace the operating procedures of any city department. The Guidelines depend upon department expertise. The plan provides interdepartmental communication channels, means to access needed resources, a framework for recovery, and a method of organizing and confirming information for public release.

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