Chickasaw County Courthouse- New Hampton, IA

Chickasaw County Emergency Management Director Ken Rasing discussed holding an Alert-Lockdown-Inform-Counter-Evacuate (ALICE) training for county employees by bringing in two officers that have performed ALICE training. The courthouse would be shut down one day to hold the two and a half hour hands on training program for employees . The department heads and Rasing decided to hold the training hopefully in September. Rasing would also like to hold training for the secondary roads department and a verbal training class on how to recognize body language and walk away from a dangerous situation. Read more