Office of the Mayor-President

For release: IMMEDIATELY

Release Date: 03/03/2017

Mayor Broome, Homeland Security officials hosting Emergency Management Summit

Office of Mayor-President
City of Baton Rouge/Parish of East Baton Rouge


March 3, 2017


JoAnne Moreau, Director of the Mayor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, (225) 389-2100
Dr. Tamiara Wade, Asst. Chief Administrative Officer, (225) 389-3100
Michelle McCalope, Communications Office: (225) 389-7957

BATON ROUGE -- Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome and the Mayor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (MOHSEP) along with the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) will host an Elected Officials Emergency Management Summit for East Baton Rouge Parish on March 7 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The event will be held at MOHSEP’s Emergency Operations Center, 3773 Harding Boulevard, in Baton Rouge.

“The summit will provide valuable training related to emergency management that will help all of us better prepare for the next emergency or disaster,” Mayor Broome said.

The summit will be attended by City Parish leaders, Mayors, and Metro Council members.

The summit will be open to the media for coverage starting at 12:30 p.m. and the Mayor will be holding a news conference at 1:30 p.m. to announce a new Homeland Security Grant.

For more information, please visit or call (225) 389-2100.


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