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Contingency Planning Branch
Eighth Coast Guard District
500 Poydras St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 671-2333

Contingency Planning Branch (dxc)

The Contingency Planning staff maintains all Eighth District contingency plans including the Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP) CGD8INST 3010.1F, Severe Weather Plan CGD8INST 3006.1F and Crisis Staffing Procedures CGD8INST 1601.1H.
These can be viewed at the CG DXC Portal Page.

The staff works closely with Sector staffs responsible for exercises required by the Contingency Preparedness Planning Manual COMDTINST M3010.11 (series). The staff also coordinates annual exercises within the Eighth District at the Field Training Exercise (FTX) level.

The staff monitors the Contingency Preparedness System (CPS) site to ensure compliance with Coast Guard Standard After-Action Information and Lessons Learned System (CGSAILS) and Remedial Action Management Program (RAMP). The staff supports requests for exercise control staff and exercise evaluators.

Additional Resources:

COOP - Case I Scenario Site:
Base New Orleans
1790 Saturn Street
New Orleans, LA 70129
(504) 253-4501

COOP - Case II Scenario Site:
Base Detachment St. Louis
1222 Spruce Street
St. Louis, MO 63103
(314) 269-2376

Hurricane Evacuation Site: Memphis, TN


Contact Information:

Branch Chief: (504) 671-2064

Assistant Branch Chief:
(504) 671-2081

Contingency Planning Fax:
(504) 671-2084

Important Phone


D8 Incident Mangement
Team (IMT):
(504) 671-2310
thru 2313 & 2316 thru 2322

D8 Incident Management
Team Fax:
(504) 671-2015

D8 Hurricane Information

LANT Area Command
(757) 398-6700

(757) 391-8118, 8119, 8120

Last Modified 9/19/2013