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As a convenience to our residents and visitors we have provided:  (8/23/2006)
As a convenience to our residents and visitors we have provided a link to the web site which is maintained in partnership with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. More

Emergency Kit For Your Vehicle  (10/23/2007)
Is your car ready for winter? More

National Preparedness Month  (9/24/2007)
Today's Tip: Make an emergency kit Making a basic emergency kit is one of the 3 major things you can do to become more prepared. There are several resources that have lists of what goes in your emergency kit. Critical items you should have include: More

The State of Maine Citizen's Alert  (8/23/2006)
The State of Maine Citizen's Alert has been established as a way for Maine state government to keep the public informed about events that may impact public health or safety. More

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Ensure that Portland is prepared to respond to emergencies, recover from them, and mitigate against their impacts. is designed to support these objectives. This site provides information and planning tools from the Maine Emergency Management Community. This service is continually under development. We try to keep the information timely and accurate and will make every effort to correct errors brought to our attention.