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Texas Emergency Management Online newsletter TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
  online       2019 Vol. 66 No. 8

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

There are countless quotes, essays, and other varying formats that address the concept of change. Whether discussing ways to protect against disasters or preventing disturbance in our lives, the pages of Texas Emergency Management Online are filled with information that can help with both. Oftentimes we tend to do all we can to prevent change, but some change is good; and almost all change is inevitable.


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McAllen-Population Sign TEXAS DIVISION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT TRANSFERS FROM DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY SYSTEM SEPTEMBER 1

Legislation signed by Gov. Abbott following the 86th legislative session authorized the transfer of the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) to the...

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Extreme Heat UPDATE ON TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT LEGISLATION RESULTING FROM "EYE OF THE STORM" REPORT

The "Eye of the Storm" report from the Governor's Commission to Rebuild Texas, made 44 recommendations for "future-proofing" Texas―investing in strategic improvements now in recognition of future uncertainties.


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USCD Shake Table WILDFIRES IN ALL SEASONS?

In recent decades the number, severity and overall size of wildfires has increased across much of the U.S. In fact, the 2018 wildfire season in California recorded the largest fire in acres burned, most destructive fire in property loss and deadliest fires in the state's history. But for many USDA Forest Service employees, fire season 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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Texas Department of Public Safety
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Austin, TX 78773
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