The mission of the Emergency Management Department is to plan for and train to mitigate and recover from all risks, hazards and emergencies that could affect the lives of our residents, the education of our children, the furtherance of industry and commerce, and the preservation of property. The Department is focused on ensuring that Malden is prepared to withstand, respond to and recover from all types of natural and manmade disasters and emergencies.
To accomplish this, efforts include:
The Department also works on public education around various issues related to how residents can protect themselves through prior planning and preparedness.
The Emergency Management Team conducts monthly meetings which are open to the public. Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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The team consists of 6 members representing different cross-functional areas throughout City departments.