Elizabethton-Carter County Emergency Management Agency’s mission is to support the citizens and First Responders of Carter County.  Specifically, we strive to ensure that we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.  We also develop, update, and promulgate emergency plans for Carter County, including the cities of Elizabethton and Watauga.