Emergency Management Agency


About
Formerly known as Groton Civil Defense, formed around 1955, the Agency is responsible for the Town's Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan. The Emergency Management Agency through its Director:
  • coordinates both local and regional services of Emergency Communications, Fire, Medical, Police, Rescue, Utilities, and serves of the general welfare in the event of a natural or man-made disaster
  • maintains records of services provided during emergencies
  • recommends officers for appointment by the Selectmen
  • represents the Board of Selectmen on a regional authority
  • supervises the Auxiliary Police, the Radio Amateur Communication Emergency Service, and Shelter Managers in compliance with the Selectmen's instructions and state and federal law
  • is responsible for the development, preparedness, and functioning of the Emergency Operations Center (EOC)
  • advises the Board of Selectmen on courses of action available for decision making
The Agency shares use of the Public Safety Building with the Police Department. The Director receives a small stipend; other officers are volunteers.


Contact Information
Email ems@townofgroton.org Members 26
Phone (978) 448-3069 Selection Appointed
Fax Term 1 year
Office Town Hall, 173 Main St Remuneration Hourly
Meeting @ Meeting location
Website GrotonEMS.org
Hours

Members
Appointed by: Town Manager
MemberRoleTerm StartTerm End
Pat Arel Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Stephen Byrne Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Robert Colman Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Peter Cunningham Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Francis Cusack Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Tom Delaney Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Heather Emslie Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Carl Flowers Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Norma J. Garvin Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Mark Haddad Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Penelope C. Hommeyer Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Susan Horowitz Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Holly Jarek Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Leroy E. Johnson Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Robert Johnson Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Kevin Kelly Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Stephen A. Legge Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Catherine Lincoln Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Frank Mastrangelo Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Steele McCurdy Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
George Moore Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Stephen Moulton Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Alvin Neff Member 07/01/2016 06/30/2017
Kathy Newell Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Thomas Orcutt Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
John OToole Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Christine Packard Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Donald Palma Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Benjamin Podsiadlo Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Kathy Puff Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Karen D. Reif Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Connie Sartini Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
Kathy Shelp Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018
William F. Shute Member 07/01/2017 06/30/2018