FY 2009 Overview: Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and Driver's License Security Grant Programs, December 16, 2008 [open pdf - 81KB]
This U.S. Department of Homeland Security FY 2009 Overview provides general information related to the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and Driver's License Security Grant Programs. The following is taken from the report: "The Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Grant Program is intended to improve emergency management and preparedness capabilities by supporting flexible, sustainable, secure, and interoperable Emergency Operations Centers (EOCs) with a focus on addressing identified deficiencies and needs. This program provides funding for construction or renovation of a state, local, or tribal governments' principal EOC. Fully capable emergency operations facilities at the state and local levels are an essential element of a comprehensive national emergency management system and are necessary to ensure continuity of operations and continuity of government in major disasters caused by any hazard."
Department of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/