MEMA is saddened to hear the news of the sudden passing of Jim Flanders of the Minnetonka Fire Department.  Jim was longtime MEMA member and active member of the emergency management community. We will pass along details regarding a memorial service when we receive them.

Jim Flanders passed away over the weekend

Metropolitan Emergency Managers Association (MEMA)

The Metropolitan Emergency Managers Association (MEMA) is an organization of professionals dedicated to fostering relationships and improving how we collectively prepare, respond and recover from disasters. MEMA seeks to strengthen the communities in which we serve to create a foundation of resiliency for future generations.

Members are connected by their responsibility for planning, warning, and responding to disasters. Members are from public, private, and volunteer organizations that operate within and are located within the ten county Twin Cities metropolitan area: Anoka, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, Ramsey, Scott, Sherburne, Washington, and the cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul.


2022 Meeting Schedule

January 5-Greenwood Wildfires

February 2 - Team Rubicon
March 2 - MNVOAD- Ryc Lyden
April 6 - Supply Chain Issues-Amy Kircher, U of M
May 4 - I Love You Guys Foundation, Colorado, sign up, I Love You Guys Flyer.
June 1 - Top Golf, 1 - 4 pm. Please sign up here! 

For more information: Top Golf Flyer