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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. Jan 18

    JOB OPPORTUNITY: Disaster Resilience Planner (Program Specialist)

    The deadline to apply is February 6, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. PST.

  2. Jan 18

  3. Jan 12

    Oregonian: January snowstorm is among top 10 in Portland history

    News story posted to January 12, 2017.

  4. Jan 9

  5. Jan 6

    Oregonian: Unusually cold weather expected to turn into third winter storm

    News story posted to January 6, 2017.

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  • RT @NWSPortland: Runaway Buoy! Buoy 29, typically 20mi W of Astoria, has broken loose from its mooring & is traveling north, just W of Ocea… 16 minutes ago
  • RT @PBOTinfo: ALERT: W Burnside LOCAL ACCESS ONLY for residents Eastbnd @ Maywood Dr. Westbnd @ Uptown Terr. NO THRU traffic. #pdxtraffic #… 12 hours ago
  • RT @NWSPortland: Flood Watch ended - no new flooding expected. Three flood warnings plus an urban/small stream flood advisory remain in eff… 18 hours ago

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