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MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF
Happy 2017, Texas! Many of us have made our New Year’s resolutions this year; to be healthier, to read more, to stop procrastinating. Whatever your New Year’s resolution may be, let’s add another one to the list – to be more personally prepared for emergencies and disasters.
AMBER ALERT AWARENESS DAY
AMBER Alert Awareness Day is observed every January 13 when the U.S. Department of Justice remembers the abduction and brutal murder of 9-year-old Amber Hagerman that occurred 21 years ago in Texas. AMBER means "America's Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response."
TEXAS VOAD 2017 UPDATE
Texas Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) is a coalition of nonprofit organizations that respond to disasters as part of their overall mission. More than 30 agencies are members of the Texas VOAD.
TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BRIEFS, TIPS AND LINKS
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