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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: David_Gassaway@co.washington.or.us