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Regional Disaster Preparedness Organization

Unified. Prepared. Resilient.

Phone: 503-823-5386

FAX: 503-823-3903

Find news and updates about the Regional Disaster Preparedness Organization (RDPO) as well as disaster preparedness topics here.

Final Regional MACS ConOps Plan Complete

Map of Portland RDPO region

Click to see finalized Regional Multi-Agency Coordination System Concept of Operations Plan

The Regional Multi-Agency Coordination System Concept of Operations Plan (Regional MACS ConOps) establishes a framework for coordination and support during complex incidents within the five-county Portland metropolitan region.

The Plan defines the Regional MACS and identifies the organizational elements that are part of the system. It also identifies the concepts and coordination processes by which multi-county incident prioritization, scarce resource allocation, public message coordination, cross-jurisdiction information sharing, policy alignment, and resolution of common issues that take place during major emergencies.

Questions or comments can be emailed to David Gassaway, RDPO Regional Planner at:

RDPO FY2014 Regional Priorities Approved Work Plan and Budget

Graphic naming eight grant projects

Click to see the approved RDPO FY2014 Regional Priorities Work Plan and Budget

The RDPO Policy Committee on May 9, 2014 approved the RDPO Regional Priorities Work Plan and Budget to be submitted within the UASI FY2014 grant application. The eight projects aligning with the RDPO 2014-2016 Strategic Priorities, intended project deliverables, and implementation strategy will be in effect from July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015.