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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. Mar 30

    Portland names interim emergency management director

    Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler names Jonna Papaefthimiou interim director of the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management (PBEM) starting on April 1, 2021.


  • RT @FEMARegion10: Join our Individual and Community Preparedness team at our virtual House of Hazards to discuss preparedness consideration… 2 days ago
  • RT @PBOTinfo: Power outage in your neighborhood? Remember to treat traffic signals without power as all-way stops. Thanks for traveling wit… 3 days ago
  • RT @NWSPortland: The low pressure system is slowly advancing towards the area. Winds & seas are increasing over the ocean, & coastal areas… 4 days ago

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