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Portland Bureau of Emergency Management

Readiness. Response. Recovery.

Phone: 503-823-4375

Fax: 503-823-3903

TDD: 503-823-3947

Our Mission Statement Learn more about PBEM »

Promote readiness, coordinate response, and build resilience for Portland. The Portland Bureau of Emergency Management (PBEM) develops and implements strategic planning, programs, and policies to continually advance the city's mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery capabilities.

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  1. Feb 20

    Oregonian: Snow during the afternoon commute could cause big travel delays

    News story posted to oregonlive.com February 20, 2018.

  2. Feb 16

    KGW ad campaign encourages PublicAlerts sign-ups

    Sign up to receive urgent safety alerts at PublicAlerts.org.

  3. Feb 15

  4. Feb 15

    EarthSky: Asteroid exploded over Russia 5 years ago today

    News story posted to earthsky.org February 15, 2018.

  5. Feb 12

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Twitter

  • RT @NWSPortland: 8:30 AM | Winter weather advisory upgraded to a winter storm warning from Portland metro area to north through Kelso/Longv… 5 minutes ago
  • RT @PBOTinfo: Alert: With snow in the forecast, how will you keep your sidewalk safe for people walking to public transit tonight & tomorro… 49 minutes ago
  • RT @NWSPortland: Snow tda & tngt for nw OR sw WA. Expect a few inches inland & locally <=1" at the coast. Heavier snow will likely spread… 51 minutes ago

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