201 East Locust Street
Lafayette, TN 37083
(615) 666-2190 (Voice)
Keith Scruggs, Director
The Macon County Emergency Management Department works with TEMA, the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency and with FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
If there is a disaster in Macon County, Mr. Scruggs is responsible for coordinating all of the emergency personnel (police, fire, EMS, etc.) in the county.
There is a considerable amount of planning and training involved to be sure that Macon County is prepared for any type of disaster.