The Butler County Ohio Incident Management Team has been deployed to Schoharie County New York to assist in response to Hurricane Irene. The Butler County Incident Management Team is made of individuals from local Fire Departments, Emergency Management, and the Sheriff’s Office. They will assist with operations in the Schoharie County Emergency Operations Center. Costs will be reimbursed by FEMA.
Monroe Fire Department's Asst. Chief John Centers, Lt. Tom Waddell, and Firefighter John Day are among the group.
The Team has a Facebook page established to track their mission. “Butler County Ohio IMAT”.