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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Bureau of Emergency Management

Readiness. Response. Recovery.

Phone: 503-823-4375

Fax: 503-823-3903

TDD: 503-823-3947

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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. Nov 13

    New York Times: How to Help Those Affected by the California Fires

    News story posted to November 11, 2018.

  2. Nov 13

  3. Nov 6

    KOIN: ShakeAlert will warn Oregonians of the 'Big One'

    News story posted to November 6, 2018.

  4. Oct 31

    Neighborhood Emergency Team (NET) training begins November 3

    Interested in joining Portland's NET program? Here's how to sign up.

  5. Oct 30

    Oregonian: Tornado in Portland 'unusual,' but not unprecedented

    News story posted to October 29, 2018.

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