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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. May 21

    Oregonian: Sunday morning earthquake rumbles off the Oregon coast

    News story posted to May 21, 2018.

  2. May 18

  3. May 16

  4. May 16

    KGW: Hawaii volcano could erupt just like Mount St. Helens in 2004

    News story posted to May 15, 2018.

  5. May 14

    City of Portland hosts event on 5/15 to recognize 70th anniversary of Vanport Flood

    The event takes place Tuesday, May 15, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Portland City Hall, First Floor (1221 SW 4th Ave, Portland OR 97204).


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