Emergency Operations Center, or EOC, is the direction
and control facility where the City of Lufkin
coordinates response and recovery activities during a
major emergency or disaster. The City of Lufkin's EOC is
located on the first floor of City Hall and is activated
when required by the Emergency Management Coordinator.
The EOC has been recently upgraded to include the latest
storm tracking and evacuee tracking software, new
computers and new networking equipment.
The Emergency Management Coordinator
is responsible for maintaining the EOC and providing
staff support. The EOC is manned
with representatives from City and non-City
organizations who are assigned specific emergency
latest Hurricane Rita video shows operations within