Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler names Jonna Papaefthimiou interim director of the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management (PBEM) starting on April 1, 2021.Read More…
Portland is at risk from natural hazards like earthquakes, floods, and winter storms, and PBEM is seeking to better understand how those events impact Portlanders so that together we can increase our community’s resilience to disasters.
Over the next 18 months we’ll be updating our natural hazard mitigation plan using an equity lens—looking to identify and prioritize projects that will improve the safety of all Portlanders. These projects may then be funded by FEMA or by the City.
The NHMP Kickoff Meeting is June 22nd from 4:00pm to 6:00pm at the Matt Dishman Community Center Auditorium! Click here for details.
Why should you attend?
Interpretation is available if requested prior to the meeting.
For more information, visit https://www.portlandoregon.gov/pbem/67578.