Officials plan, assess area needs at HOTCOG meeting

About 50 area officials learned planning techniques to assist the community in the event a tornado or other storm hit Fairfield. In this photo, Boyce Wilson (standing) discusses various options with County Judge Linda Grant and Sheriff Jeremy Shipley.
Photo by April Walker

Various area officials met last week in a HOTCOG-sponsored emergency management meeting to discuss the possibility of a storm decimating the town. Scenarios were given and groups of local officials -- from police chiefs to firemen to medical personnel -- planned the first step to make in the wake of the storm.

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