Tag Archives: Emergency Declarations

Flooded areas in Northeastern Oregon seek emergency declaration

Officials in Eastern Oregon are urging the governor to declare a state of emergency in response to recent flooding. Office of Emergency Management Director Andrew Phelps toured flooded areas of Umatilla County on Tuesday. Last week, Phelps declined to recommend an emergency declaration to Gov. Kate Brown, according to Republican state Sen. Bill Hansell, one […]
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State not ready to declare local scenes emergencies

The Oregon Office of Emergency Management is not ready to declare emergencies for two Eastern Oregon counties due to flooding. State Sen. Bill Hansell of Athena and state Rep. Greg Barreto of Cove, both Republicans, wrote a letter Monday urging Gov. Kate Brown to declare a state of emergency for Umatilla and Wallowa counties. Hansell […]
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Pendleton to declare flooding emergency

Bill Ledbetter lost track of how many trips he had made to pick up sandbags. The Pendleton man was one of many McKay Creek area residents scrambling to protect his home from rising waters Saturday as the creek crested its banks, filling Community Park, backyards and city streets with muddy waters. Source: Pendleton to declare […]
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Rockland County measles emergency: New York county bans unvaccinated children from public

A county in New York has banned unvaccinated children from all public spaces as the state battles its largest measles outbreak in decades. Officials in Rockland County declared a state of emergency Tuesday, announcing that the ban would begin at midnight and remain in place for 30 days, or until unvaccinated minors receive the measles, […]
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Gov. Brown declares emergency in Deschutes, 9 other counties

Due to the winter storms that swept across Oregon, Gov. Kate Brown declared a state of emergency in 10 counties on Thursday, including Deschutes. Source: Gov. Brown declares emergency in Deschutes, 9 other counties;

State of Emergency Now in Effect for 10 Oregon Counties Due to Storms

On Thursday Governor Brown declared a state of emergency for ten Oregon counties due to winter storm conditions — including Jackson, Josephine, Curry and Klamath. Source: State of Emergency Now in Effect for 10 Oregon Counties Due to Storms

Brown’s state of emergency includes Jackson County

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown declared a state of emergency Thursday in 10 counties, including Jackson and Josephine, that were walloped by a wild winter storm that closed roads, knocked out power and damaged property. Source: Brown’s state of emergency includes Jackson County | Mail Tribune

GOVERNOR DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY IN DOUGLAS COUNTY

With thousands still without power, Oregon Governor Kate Brown declared a state of emergency in Douglas County and nine other counties in the state on Thursday. Source: GOVERNOR DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY IN DOUGLAS COUNTY – KQEN News Radio

Douglas County Commissioners declare state of emergency 

Douglas County Commissioners declared a state of emergency Wednesday citing recent severe winter storms and its impact throughout the county. Source: Douglas County Commissioners declare state of emergency | Local News | theworldlink.com

Brown’s state of emergency includes Jackson County

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown declared a state of emergency Thursday in 10 counties, including Jackson and Josephine, that were walloped by a wild winter storm that closed roads, knocked out power and damaged property. The emergency declaration also affects the counties of Coos, Curry, Deschutes, Douglas, Klamath, Lane, Linn and Marion. Source: Brown’s state of […]
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