Planning and Force Readiness (dx)
Working together to optimize mission performance, balance and readiness...
Welcome to the Eighth District Planning and Force Readiness Internet Site. Here you will find information and links to the various support functions.
DX serves as the primary integrating element for the Chief of Staff both as an externally focused link to other government agencies and stakeholders, as well as, an internal bridge between cross-functional and cross-programmatic operational activities of Response, Prevention, Intelligence and C4IT.
DX collaborates and maintains effective coordination with other elements ofthe District Staff for the successful conduct of the preparedness and contingency programs.
DX develops, prepares, maintains and disseminates contingency response plans, readiness plans and policy and guidance as required in support o fhte National Response Framework, Department of Homeland Security and Coast Guard plans.
DX also manages Reserve Readiness and ensures the provision of critical personel skills needed for contingency and surge operations.