Community Organization Active in Disaster (COAD)
There are several active Community Organizations Active in Disaster (COAD) in South Central Nebraska. A COAD is a community organization made up of representatives from public, private, volunteer and non-profit agencies and organizations who may be active in all phases of disaster: mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery.
COAD’s consist of representatives from groups and organizations within each community including:
- Elected officials
- Emergency management
- Community groups
- Non-profit organizations
- Local businesses
- Chambers of commerce
- And many others!
As a COAD member, your organization contributes to building a vibrant and healthy community, while simultaneously building your reputation in the place you operate your business.
If you are interested in learning more about a local COAD organization, the active groups in the region are:
Greater Kearney Area COAD
Darrin Lewis, Buffalo County Emergency Manager
Quad COAD (Adams, Clay, Nuckolls, Webster)
Garry Steele, Chairman