On Tuesday, May 28, 2013, Lieutenant John Walcek of the Wareham Police Department was awarded the 2013 Massachusetts Emergency Manager of the Year Award by the Northeast States Emergency Consortium at their annual meeting of Emergency Management personnel at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA. The conference, which concentrated on all hazards planning and general
On February 1, 2013, Chief Richard Stanley, Chairman of the Wareham Local Emergency Planning Committee, was notified by the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) that the Wareham Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) application for full Certification had been approved by the State Emergency Response Commission. The Wareham Local Emergency Planning Committee is comprised of all
On February 15, 2012, Chief Richard Stanley, Emergency Management Director (EMD) for the Town of Wareham, chaired a meeting at the Wareham Multi-Service Center to establish a Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC). Among those present was Douglas Forbes Jr., Region II Local Coordinator for the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) who facilitated the meeting.