To be a respected and effective leader in providing all aspects of a comprehensive emergency management program for the people of Maricopa County in order to protect lives, property and the environment in the event of a major emergency.
Develop and maintain county and local level emergency operations plans (EOPs) that meet or exceed mandated state and federal requirements.
Enhance emergency multi-agency communication and coordination.
Enhance public awareness efforts to broaden knowledge of risks, threats and protective measures.
Maintain and enhance an effective communications and warning system and enhance countywide command and control.