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Portland Bureau of Emergency Management

Readiness. Response. Recovery.

Phone: 503-823-4375

Fax: 503-823-3903

TDD: 503-823-3947

100 Resilient Cities

  • 100 Resilient Cities Centennial Challenge

    Click here to learn more about the initiative from The Rockefeller Foundation.

The City of Portland has formally submitted an application to The Rockefeller Foundation 100 Resilient Cities Centennial Challenge. The challenge enables 100 cities to better address the increasing shocks and stresses of the 21st century. One hundred cities from across the globe will be selected to receive technical support and resources for developing and implementing plans for urban resilience over the next three years.

Click here for more information about the challenge.

100 Resilient Cities Application

Portland's application to the 100 Resilient Cities Centennial Challenge.

Letter from Portland Mayor Charlie Hales

Letter supporting Portland's application to the 100 Resilient Cities Centennial Challenge.

Heartbleed Security Notice

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