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The City of Portland, Oregon

911 Bureau of Emergency Communications

Partners in Public Safety. Call 911: Save a Life, Report a Fire, Stop a Crime.

Emergency & Text: 9-1-1

emergency: 503-760-6911

Non-emergency: 503-823-3333

Emergency Alert System (EAS)

Inadvertant Test Message - 911 Outage

July 2, 2018 at 4:36 PM

Portland/Mult Co 9-1-1: The Bureau of Emergency Communications was testing the Emergency Alert System and inadvertently sent a live transmission. There are NO issues with the 9-1-1 system. We apologize for any inconvenience or concern this may have caused.

Annual Awards Ceremony

April 16, 2018

April 16, 2018 at 6:30 PM

City Bible Church, in the chapel

9200 NE Fremont St, Portland, OR 97220

* Telecommunicator of the Year Award

* Supervisor of the Year Award

* Outstanding Team Member Award

* Coach of the Year Award

* Lifesaver Award

* Stork Award

* Critical Incident Award

* Champ Award

It's Official - We're Hiring

The Bureau of Emergency Communications is...


The City of Portland is accepting applications now through March 26th.  To apply, visit the City of Portland "Job Opportunities" website.