Protecting and ensuring the continuity of the critical infrastructure of Iowa are essential to the state's security, public health and safety, economic vitality, and way of life.
Critical infrastructure are the assets, systems, and networks, whether physical or virtual, so vital to the state that their incapacitation or destruction would have a debilitating effect on security, economic security, public health or safety, or any combination thereof.
Why plan to protect critical infrastructure and key resources?
Critical sectors include the following:
Safeguard Iowa Partnership coordinates a Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources (CIKR) Planning Committee responsible for the development and implementation of the CIKR multi-year improvement plan.
If you are a CIKR owner or operator and are interested in learning more about how you can be a part of the planning committee send an e-mail to email@example.com.