Emergency Management

Emergency Management
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.