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Portland Bureau of Emergency Management

Readiness. Response. Recovery.

Phone: 503-823-4375

Fax: 503-823-3903

TDD: 503-823-3947

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Disaster risk reduction through leadership and coordination.

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  1. We asked for your input. Here's what we learned about emergency messages...

    Highlights from the results of a survey and two community workshops asking how the public would respond to emergency alerts during a large-scale evacuation.

  2. Oregonian: Portland's emergency management chief talks earthquakes, evacuations, food in Reddit AMA

    News story posted to May 19, 2015.

  3. OPB: The 1st Preparedness Commandment - Know Thy Neighbor

    News story posted to May 17, 2015.

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