Federal intervention in local emergency planning : nightmare on Main Street
Topic:EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT--INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENTS
Note:In State and Local Government Review -- Vol. 39 - no. 1 (Special Issue 2007).,Includes bibliographical references (p. 42-43).
Summary:Arguments about threats to homeland security propelled reorganization of the nation's emergency management system. This restructuring led the federal government to subsume local governance structures and interject its own prerogatives into emergency management.