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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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  2. Feb 21

    Oregonian: Mostly clear and sunny with a slight chance of snow for the evening

    News story posted to February 21, 2018.

  3. Feb 20

    Oregonian: Snow during the afternoon commute could cause big travel delays

    News story posted to February 20, 2018.

  4. Feb 16

    KGW ad campaign encourages PublicAlerts sign-ups

    Sign up to receive urgent safety alerts at

  5. Feb 15

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Find Your BEECN Site

Find your closest BEECN site.

Know where to go after a major earthquake to ask for help if phone service is down.

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