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Portland Bureau of Emergency Management

Readiness. Response. Recovery.

Phone: 503-823-4375

Fax: 503-823-3903

TDD: 503-823-3947

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Disaster risk reduction through leadership and coordination.

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  1. Jun 15

    Oregonian: Possible record-breaking rainfall for today and Friday

    News story posted to oregonlive.com June 15, 2017.

  2. Jun 14

    KGW: 2.8 quake hits at 4 a.m. in Cedar Mill, Ore.

    News story posted to KGW.com June 14, 2017.

  3. Jun 13

    Portland releases results of community survey on preparing for disasters

    News release from the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management June 13, 2017.

  4. Jun 9

    San Francisco Chronicle: Restore earthquake-warning-system funding to federal budget

    Opinion article by Anne Kronenberg, Barbara Graff, Cathey Eide, and Carmen Merlo posted to sfchronicle.com June 8, 2017.

  5. Jun 6

Twitter

  • RT @NWSPortland: It's going to be hot today - stay safe with these #HeatSafety practices, especially if you're planning to spend time outdo… 19 hours ago
  • RT @NWSPortland: With temperatures approaching the century mark this weekend here is a friendly reminder of the symptoms of heat exposure a… 1 day ago
  • RT @multco: Pls share: In anticipation of the extreme heat headed our way, MultCo is opening 3 cooling centers this Sat & Sun https://t.c1 day ago

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