Disaster Planning For Local Governments Webinar

Continuing to provide services to the public after a disaster requires careful planning whether you rely on paper or electronic record keeping. This session will help you understand the important considerations and provide simple tools to assist you in planning for such contingencies.

This non-technical session covered the basics of identifying critical government functions, determining the resources needed to continue in the event of a disaster and developing a plan for recovery. Ideas for intergovernmental cooperation were discussed and planning for follow up sessions conducted.

Presentations were made by the following persons:

  • Greg Benson, NYS Forum

    Topic: Welcome

  • Stan France, Schoharie County

    Topic: Overview of the Web-Based Seminar
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  • Christopher Lloyd, Keane, Inc.

    Topic: General discription of disaster planning process and terminology and Resources and tools for analysis
    For further information about Christopher Lloyd's presentation, please contact:
    Christopher Lloyd, Service Delivery Manager
    Keane, Inc (External Link)
    (518) 432-3209 x 279
    [email protected]

  • Barbara Soldano, Office For Technology

    Topic: General description of what State is doing
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  • Stan France, Schoharie County; Tom Bodden, Association of Towns of NYS

    Topic: Local government possibilites
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    Topic: Audience identification, planning and scheduling of follow up sessions
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