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SAFE-D 2021 Fall Event Handouts

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ESD Risk Communications


87th Legislature

ARPA Fund Appropriation (special presentation)

Back to the Future for ESDs: Future Considerations and Planning for the Long-Term

Contracts Every ESD Should Have

Cybersecurity for ESDs

ESD Collaboration: A New Way to Look at 9-1-1

Ethics for ESD Commissioners

Evaluating a Leadership Competency Model

Facilities Construction for Small ESDs

Financial Reporting

How an ESD Works

Labor & HR Issues

New Efforts in First Responder Safety

Notices and Other Info: When, What and How to Publish

OMA/PIA Updates/Advanced Issues

Quickbooks Online Training for Small Districts

Records Retention

Records Retention Social Media Guide

Transitioning to Your Own Service Provider

Updates from the Texas Commission on Fire Protection

Working with County Governments


ABCs of ESD Administration

Community Engagement - How to Get the Public on Your Side (or at least know who you are)

ESDs and Sales Tax: Basics and Emerging Issues

Laws Governing ESDs

Legislative Planning

Open Forum on Legislative Needs for 2023

Overdose Mapping System

Policies & Procedures that Every ESD Needs

Social Media & ESDs