Emergency Management Agency (EMA)

Emergency management is a coordinated effort, involving local, state, and federal government agencies as well as volunteer organizations and businesses.

Within an integrated emergency management framework, these entities assist citizens and their communities to prepare for, respond to, recover from, and eliminate or reduce the effects of natural, man-made, civil, and technological emergencies or disasters.


The Alert Iowa logo.

Scott County is part of the State of Iowa Alert Iowa, a county/statewide mass notification and emergency messaging system that state and local authorities can use to quickly disseminate emergency information to residents in counties that utilize the system.

QC Ready Logo.

QC Ready app is the official public safety app of the Rock Island County and Scott County Emergency Management Agencies (EMA). Download Today.