OFFICE OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
For the new 2012 Hurricane Preparedness guide from FEMA and NJ State OEM please go to the below website:
http://www.ready.nj.gov/plan/pdf/081412 hurricane surviveguide.pdf
The Borough of Haledon Office of Emergency Management (OEM) works to mitigate, and plan and prepare for emergencies; educate the public about preparedness, coordinate emergency response and recovery efforts, collect and disseminate critical information ,and seek funding opportunities in support of the overall preparedness of the Borough of Haledon.
To accomplish this mission, OEM maintains a disciplined staff os emergency management personnel, including responders, planners, administrative and support staff, to identify and respond to various hazards.
The staff of this agency is dedicated to ensuring the Borough of Haledon is as prepared as possible for all types of emergencies. We believe City, County, State, Federal, and private entities can achieve better results together then they can alone. Our goal is to make certain that all these organizations, as well as our residents, our most important partners, have the information, resources and plans necessary to respond to and recover from any disaster.
Borough of Haledon
Office of Emergency Management
510 Belmont Ave
Haledon NJ 07508
The Office of Emergency Management has set up a Emergency Alert System through NIXLE. This Emergency Alert System will advise residents by text message and /or email of any emergency situations in the Borough of Haledon. Emergency situations such as: serious weather alerts, traffic alerts, missing persons, water emergencies, evacuations, or any other pertinent information. Residents may register by texting 07508 to 888777 or going on to the following website: www.nixle.com. Any questions contact the Office of Emergency Management at 973-595-7766
Mounir Almaita - OEM Coordinator
Lt. George Guzman- Deputy OEM Coordinator