Emergency Operations Center/EOC in a Box

Blue Earth County Emergency Management has developed, refined, and currently maintains a process for implementing local damage assessments rapidly after disasters as well as responding to immediate needs of those impacted by the disaster. To support the process, various forms were designed.

Below is an example of how some of those forms might be used at various stages of an event:

Color Code Guide


Initial Activation:

Determine Scope of Event:

Manage the Situation:

Additional Forms for Use:

FEMA Marking System Information and Placarding Samples:

Categories and Initial Damage Assessment Calculation Worksheets:

Miscellaneous Forms:

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Brenda Olmscheid at (507) 304-4806.