The meeting was called to order at 5:00 pm. Supervisors Peterson & Bilek were in attendance along with the Clerk. Many other township and county public safety officials were also present.
The Crow Wing County Emergency Management Director, John Bowen, welcomed everyone and introduced the Minnesota Homeland Security & Emergency Management Director Joe Kelly.
Director Kelly gave a presentation covering the following topics:
• Defining the role of the senior municipal official relative to the Incident Command System;
• Describing the major responsibilities of a senior official before, during, and after an incident;
• Reviewing the senior local officials’ roles in emergency management.
A brief discussion took place about Ideal Fire Department standard operating procedures and options for developing a township emergency management policy.
No Board action was taken.
There being no further business to conduct, the meeting adjourned at 7:45 pm.
Ideal Township Clerk
May 30th, 2017