An Official Site
Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Navigate Up
Sign In

Emergency Operations


The Emergency Operations team leads efforts in planning for, responding to, reducing impacts of, and recovering from disasters that impact the roadway system. Multiple preparedness plans and exercises are maintained by this team.


This team creates, maintains and provides training for multiple plans:

  • Emergency Support Function 1 Plan
  • Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP)
  • Contraflow evacuation plan
  • Radiological Plan


Carl Merckle
Traffic Incident Manangement Coordinator
Leslie Prater
Emergency Operations Program Manager