Emergency Preparedness Festival

Thank you to all who came to the Walton County Emergency Preparedness Festival.  Your interest in emergency preparedness is commended.


The Walton County Citizen Corps Council, with its Community Emergency Response Team and Medical Reserve Corps members hosted an Emergency Preparedness Festival on Saturday, September 14, 2013.  The Festival was held at Hammond Park, 130 Russell Circle, in Monroe, GA.   The Festival was also a celebration of our community's public servants with a presentation of the colors and comments from several elected officials. 

If you would like to see this event again next year, please us and let us know.

Various organizations participated as sponsors.  Our thanks to those who sponsored and supported the Festival in any way: 

    Stone Mountain Pecan Company was a Gold level sponsor

    Accolades was a Silver level sponsor

    Atha Rental was a Silver level sponsor

    Home Depot was a Silver level sponsor

    Walton EMC was a Silver level sponsor

Those organizations participating in the event with booths were:

    - American Preparedness Center
    - American Red Cross East Georgia Chapter
    - Boy Scouts
    - City of Buford Gas Department
    - Clearview Medical Center
    - Federal Emergency Management Agency - Region IV
    - Georgia Baptist Disaster Relief
    - Georgia Emergency Management Agency
    - Georgia Forestry Commission
    - Georgia State Defense Force
    - Home Depot
    - InfoQuest
    - Med Logistics
    - Monroe Fire Department
    - Monroe Police Department
    - National Weather Service
    - Project Renewal
    - SAS Black Ops
    - Social Circle Police Department
    - The Disaster Group, Inc.
    - The Praise Center
    - The Readiness Professionals
    - Walton County Amateur Radio Emergency Services
    - Walton County Citizen Corps Council - CERT/MRC/SKYWARN
    - Walton County EMS
    - Walton County Fire Department
    - Walton County Gideons
    - Walton EMC
    - Walton County Health Department
    - Walton County Sheriff
    - Walton Wellness

Vendors included:

    - Chick-fil-A of Monroe, GA
    - Robinson's BBQ


Any organization wishing to participate in an event next year, please e-mail  and one of the committee members will contact you or complete and submit an application form.  Forms should be mailed to Walton County Citizen Corps Council, Inc., c/o Walton County Emergency Management Agency, 303 S. Hammond Dr., Suite 460, Monroe, GA 30655.  Those interested in participating will be notifiied of applicable fees at a future date when plans are finalized for a 2014 event.




Revised 10/31/2013