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Texas Emergency Management Online newsletter TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
  online       2019 Vol. 66 No. 7

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null W. Nim Kidd MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF

Welcome to Texas Emergency Management Online (TEMO). In this issue you will learn more about relevant emergency management issues that impact our community. Check out the vast collection of archived editions of TEMO, many of which contain articles that are still as impactful as the day they were written.


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McAllen-Population Sign FEDERAL, STATE PARTNERS CONDUCT SOUTH TEXAS RECOVERY HOUSING SUMMIT

The Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) along with the Texas A&M Engineering Extension (TEEX) hosted the South Texas Recovery Housing Summit June 5-6, 2019 in McAllen, Texas. The summit was attended by regional South Texas emergency managers, elected officials, and first responders during the two-day event.

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Extreme Heat HOW TO STAY SAFE WHILE THE HEAT IS ON

Summer comes with heat waves and the American Red Cross has steps people can follow to stay safe as the temperatures soar. Weather experts say we will have another extremely hot summer and that heat illnesses are possible, especially for people who work or spend extended periods outside.


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USCD Shake Table WORLD'S LARGEST OUTDOOR SHAKE TABLE RECEIVES $16.3M FROM NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION FOR UPGRADES

San Diego, Calif., The world’s largest outdoor earthquake simulator, operated by structural engineers at the University of California San Diego, received a $16.3 million grant from the National Science Foundation to upgrade the facility to expand its testing capabilities; construction is …

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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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