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Texas Emergency Management Online newsletter TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
  online       2019 Vol. 66 No. 1

The Texas Division of Emergency Management is accepting article submissions for The Texas Emergency Management Online (TEMO) newsletter. If you have an idea for a topic or would like to submit an article, send an email to TDEM.WEB@dps.texas.gov.

null W. Nim Kidd MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF

Welcome to 2019! Last year presented us with an amazing array of challenges but as Texans, we have a knack for picking ourselves up, brushing ourselves off, and carrying on. After all, history has shown that it's only a matter of time before the next incident springs up. Texas leads the nation in disaster declarations, therefore we must continually ask: "Are we ready? Am I ready?"


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Winter Preparedness TDEM SUPPORTS MULTI-DAY TRIBUTE FOR FORMER PRESIDENT GEORGE H.W. BUSH

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) worked alongside local, state and federal partners during funeral processions for former President George H.W. Bush in Texas on Thursday, December 6, 2018.


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Salvation Army TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY (DPS) STATE OPERATIONS CENTER (SOC) WELCOMES 2019 WITH 57 YEARS OF SERVICE

In 1962, a plot of land at the DPS Headquarters in Austin, Texas was excavated for the construction of a $630,000 underground state emergency operations center capable of withstanding a 20-megaton nuclear bomb blast from...


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Texas Emergency Medical Services 2018 Conference MINUTEMAN DISASTER RESPONSE AND THE OCTOBER 2018 FLOODING IN KINGSLAND, TX

Minuteman Disaster Response (MDR) is a charitable nonprofit that provides trained and equipped search and rescue (SAR) responders to emergency managers in Texas (as well as those in Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas, and others as needed).


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TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BRIEFS, TIPS AND LINKS NEWS BRIEFS

TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT RELATED BRIEFS, TIPS AND LINKS
Additional information on events and resources for the emergency management community.


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Texas Department of Public Safety
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Austin, TX 78773
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