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Portland Bureau of Emergency Management

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Phone: 503-823-4375

Fax: 503-823-3903

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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. Mar 19

    Oregonian: Turning anxiety to action on the Cascadia quake

    Editorial posted to March 18, 2018.

  2. Mar 19

  3. Mar 16

  4. Mar 15

    DOGAMI: New study estimates Cascadia earthquake impacts for Portland region

    Information from the Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries (DOGAMI) on the impact of a major Cascadia earthquake in the Portland region.

  5. Mar 14


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