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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

Our Mission Statement Learn more about PBEM »

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. Feb 13

    KATU: Area flooding highlights need for flood insurance

    News story posted to February 12, 2019.

  2. Feb 12

  3. Feb 1

  4. Jan 28

    OPB: How Scientists Know When The Last Big Earthquake Happened Here

    News story posted to January 27, 2019.

  5. Jan 23

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