Williams, Thompson, Edwards address NC Emergency Managers Association

N.C. Association of County Commissioners President Frank Williams, a Brunswick County Commissioner, addressed attendees at the N.C. Emergency Management Association conference in New Hanover County on Nov. 1, 2021. Williams, who was joined by Brunswick County Board of Commissioners Chairman Randy Thompson and NCACC Director of Strategic Initiatives Laurel Edwards, discussed his 100 Counties Prepared…

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NCACC holds first board meeting of Williams’ term as president

GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — – The North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC) held its first board of directors meeting of Commissioner Frank Williams’ term as NCACC President in Guilford County October 22 and 23. The board discussed a range of topics, including recent developments on issues affecting counties at the N.C. General Assembly and…

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100 Counties Prepared Task Force holds kickoff meeting, discusses emergency preparedness training for county commissioners

N.C. Association of County Commissioners President Frank Williams’ 100 Counties Prepared Task Force held its kickoff meeting in Raleigh on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2021. The initiative aims to equip county commissioners statewide with the tools they need to lead effectively during emergencies. The task force will develop training for county commissioners on how to prepare,…

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Williams meets with N.C. Community College System President

Brunswick County Commissioner Frank Williams, who also serves as President of the N.C. Association of County Commissioners, met N.C. Community College System President Thomas Stith in Raleigh on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021. Williams and Stith discussed a number of ways North Carolina’s Community College system can partner with counties, including workforce development, disconnected youth, and…

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Williams meets with N.C. Emergency Management Director

Brunswick County Commissioner Frank Williams, who also serves as President of the N.C. Association of County Commissioners, met with N.C. Emergency Management Director Will Ray at the N.C. Emergency Operations Center in Raleigh on Sept. 30, 2021. The two discussed Williams’ 100 Counties Prepared NCACC Presidential Initiative.

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NCACC President Frank Williams Appoints 100 Counties Prepared Task Force

Amid the peak of the Atlantic Basin’s 2021 hurricane season, NCACC President Frank Williams announced the following appointments to the 100 Counties Prepared Task Force, which will guide his year-long initiative to equip county commissioners with resources and tools to lead effectively during emergency situations. “I’m grateful that such a diverse group of county leaders…

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Sampson County Board of Commissioners declares September 2021 as Preparedness Month

[September 14, 2021] – On the anniversary of Hurricane Florence three years ago, the Sampson County Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution declaring September as “Preparedness Month,” joining counties across the state in the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners’ “100 Counties Prepared” initiative. The resolution encourages citizens to take proactive steps to prepare for…

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