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Final Draft of the Regional MACS ConOps Plan. Open for Stakeholder comment.
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(Word version) Final Draft of the Regional Multi-Agency Coordination System (MACS) Concept of Operations (ConOps) Plan
(PDF version) Final Draft of the Regional Multi-Agency Coordination System (MACS) Concept of Operations (ConOps) Plan
The Regional MACS ConOps Plan provides an all-hazards framework for collaboration, coordination and decision-making among response and support entities during both regional emergencies and complex planned events in the Portland Metropolitan Region. Stakeholders are invited to comment.
Send any comments to David Gassaway, RDPO Regional Planner, David_Gassaway@co.washington.or.us
Please use “Track Changes” and/or insert comments into the text. Comments are due May 26, 2014.
April 2014 organizational chart highlights leadership changes and emerging work groups for RDPO
The new year in 2014 brought about key organizational change to RDPO. Highlights include:
The Portland Urban Area is awarded FY 2014 UASI grant from U.S. Department of Homeland Security to build enhanced capacities to prevent, protect against, mitigate, respond to, and recover from acts of terrorism.
The most recent information on the impacts of a CSZ 9.0 Earthquake scenario, prepared by the Cascadia Region Earthquake Workgroup (CREW)