CONSENT  AGENDA REQUEST

Sponsor:

Board of Supervisors Meeting Date: 

Chester W. Stribling,  Lee District Supervisor

May 12, 2005

Staff Lead:

Department: 

Philip T. Myer, Chief

 Fire and Emergency Services

Topic: 

A Resolution to Adopt the National Interagency Incident Management System

Topic Description:

The Presidential Homeland Security Directive (HSPD)-5 mandated the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security to develop and administer a National Interagency Incident Management System (NIIMS) to provide standardized procedures and to utilize Federal funding to enhance local agency readiness in the event of a domestic incident.

Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors: 

Consider adoption of the attached resolution.

Financial Impacts Analysis:

None

Identify any other Departments, Organizations or Individuals that would be affected by this request:

Department of Fire and Emergency Services

Warrenton-Fauquier Joint Communication Center

Fauquier County Fire and Rescue Association

Sheriff's Office