Franklin County Emergency Management Commission

The Emergency Management Commission oversees the local emergency management functions within Franklin County. The commission appoints the Emergency Management Coordinator to manage the agency and assist the commission. Chapter 29C - Emergency Management and Security (.pdf) under the Iowa Code governs the purpose and establishment of the Emergency Management Commission.

The Emergency Management Commission is comprised of:

  • A member of the Franklin Board of Supervisors, or its appointed representative
  • County Sheriff, or appointed representative
  • One mayor, or appointed alternate representative, from each incorporated community within Franklin County

This commission was formed under a Franklin County Communications 28E Agreement (.pdf). The Commission By-Laws (.pdf) governs the operation of the commission and Emergency Management Coordinator; these were updated in July 2013.

The Emergency Management Commission meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm at the Law Enforcement Center in Hampton, Iowa. Any questions about the commission, agendas, and meetings should be directed to , Emergency Management Director. Minutes from the meetings can be found by clicking the link below. All the files list are in PDF format.


Emergency Management

Contact Information

Law Enforcement Center
105 5th St. SW
PO Box 57
Hampton, Iowa 50441

Phone: 641-456-6032
Fax: 641-456-6037

EMA Coordinator