Emergency Management includes coordination of planning, preparation, mitigation, and response to natural and man-made disasters. Emergency Management also includes helping the citizens of Rockdale become informed about possible emergencies and preparing themselves and their families in case an emergency should occur.
Milam County emergency management is coordinated by the County Emergency Management Coordinator, Susan Reinders, at (254) 697-7000. State of Texas emergency management is coordinated through the Texas Department of Emergency Management
. Federal emergency management operations and response is the responsibility of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).