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KSLA-TV Shreveport
March 2016 Flash Floodingactivates Emergency Operation CenterMarion County activates Emergency Operation
March 2016 Flash Flooding
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
activates Emergency Operation CenterMarion County activates Emergency Operation Center Marion County has activated an Emergency Operations Center (EOC) as an information source pertaining to flood victims in the Big Cypress River and Caddo... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Police chief honored by Cuban-Americansthe interim police chief on March 1 after then-Chief Joseph Gaudett agreed to g
Police chief honored by Cuban-Americans
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
the interim police chief on March 1 after then-Chief Joseph Gaudett agreed to give up that post to head up the city’s emergency operations center as a consultant. Perez had headed up the department’s detective division and before that the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Police chief honored by Cuban-Americansthe interim police chief on March 1 after then-Chief Joseph Gaudett agreed to g
Police chief honored by Cuban-Americans
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
the interim police chief on March 1 after then-Chief Joseph Gaudett agreed to give up that post to head up the city’s emergency operations center as a consultant. Perez had headed up the department’s detective division and before that the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Citrus man arrested for alleged child abusejust did not remember." He then admitted he was "a bad person" and did not dese
Citrus man arrested for alleged child abuse
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
just did not remember." He then admitted he was "a bad person" and did not deserve to live. Bennett was placed under arrest on April 28 at the PCSO Emergency Operations Center in Lecanto. Bennett is currently being held without bond. (© 2016... Read more
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The Shawnee News-Star
Update: Storm causes damage, power outages in Shawnee areathrough.Don Lynch, Pottawatomie County's emergency management director, said st
Update: Storm causes damage, power outages in Shawnee area
The Shawnee News-Star / Posted 3 days ago
through.Don Lynch, Pottawatomie County's emergency management director, said storm spotters, shelter monitors as well as Emergency Operations Center Team Members were activated during the storm.As it passed, there were reports of damage,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Protests rage outside Trump rally in Orange County; 17 arrested, police car smasheddeputies and a dozen Costa Mesa police officers to prepare for the night's crow
Protests rage outside Trump rally in Orange County; 17 arrested, police car smashed
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
deputies and a dozen Costa Mesa police officers to prepare for the night's crowds. Costa Mesa officials also set up an emergency operations center across the street from the fairgrounds, city spokesman Tony Dodero said. "We're prepared for the... Read more
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Officer.com
Cruiser Smashed as Protests Rage Outside Trump Rallydeputies and a dozen Costa Mesa police officers to prepare for the night’s crow
Cruiser Smashed as Protests Rage Outside Trump Rally
Officer.com / Posted 4 days ago
deputies and a dozen Costa Mesa police officers to prepare for the night’s crowds. Costa Mesa officials also set up an emergency operations center across the street from the fairground and the Pacific Amphitheater, where Trump spoke, city... Read more
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Al.com
The day after April 27, 2011north Alabama. By the time I finished briefing Governor Bentley, he had issued
The day after April 27, 2011
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
north Alabama. By the time I finished briefing Governor Bentley, he had issued a State of Emergency, activated the State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) in Clanton to the highest level, and ordered the Alabama National Guard and other state... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
2 Buncombe firefighters hurt when phosphoric acid explodesBiltmore Lake exploded. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports (http://avlne.ws/1
2 Buncombe firefighters hurt when phosphoric acid explodes
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
Biltmore Lake exploded. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports (http://avlne.ws/1XWlJFo) dispatchers at the Buncombe County Emergency Operations Center report receiving a call around 6:46 p.m. Tuesday regarding a small fire. The Enka-Candler Fire... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
2 Buncombe firefighters hurt when phosphoric acid explodesBiltmore Lake exploded. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports (http://avlne.ws/1
2 Buncombe firefighters hurt when phosphoric acid explodes
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
Biltmore Lake exploded. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports (http://avlne.ws/1XWlJFo) dispatchers at the Buncombe County Emergency Operations Center report receiving a call around 6:46 p.m. Tuesday regarding a small fire. The Enka-Candler Fire... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
2 Buncombe firefighters hurt when phosphoric acid explodesBiltmore Lake exploded. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports (http://avlne.ws/1
2 Buncombe firefighters hurt when phosphoric acid explodes
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
Biltmore Lake exploded. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports (http://avlne.ws/1XWlJFo) dispatchers at the Buncombe County Emergency Operations Center report receiving a call around 6:46 p.m. Tuesday regarding a small fire. The Enka-Candler Fire... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Mateo County: Work to begin on $37M emergency centerSAN MATEO COUNTY -- The county is looking to exit the Eisenhower era. The coun
San Mateo County: Work to begin on $37M emergency center
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
SAN MATEO COUNTY -- The county is looking to exit the Eisenhower era. The county's existing emergency operations center is housed in the basement of the Hall of Justice & Records building, which was erected in the mid-1950s, back when "duck and... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Suspected Tornado Leave Damage in Grayson Countywas forced to close Wednesday due to building damage. Reports of tornadoes rem
Suspected Tornado Leave Damage in Grayson County
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
was forced to close Wednesday due to building damage. Reports of tornadoes remained unconfirmed, but a team from the Emergency Operations Center and the National Weather Service was set to survey storm damage Wednesday morning. County... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Storms Leave Trail of Damage in Greyson Countywas forced to close Wednesday due to building damage. Reports of tornadoes rem
Storms Leave Trail of Damage in Greyson County
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 7 days ago
was forced to close Wednesday due to building damage. Reports of tornadoes remained unconfirmed, but a team from the Emergency Operations Center and the National Weather Service was set to survey storm damage Wednesday morning. County... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Emergency managers endure long day of tracking stormy weather through Johnson Countyround of storms hit the metro in the morning, and there was a threat of more in
Emergency managers endure long day of tracking stormy weather through Johnson County
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
round of storms hit the metro in the morning, and there was a threat of more in the later hour. Staff at the emergency operations center were actively monitoring the weather with all of the tools they have available. “We have radar... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Polk EOC:The Polk County Emergency Operations Center is reminding residents to register
Polk EOC:
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
The Polk County Emergency Operations Center is reminding residents to register for emergency alerts. Officials use the Code Red notification system, which telephones residents in emergencies, to notify residents of an evacuation, bioterrorist... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Severe storm chances increase after 3 p.m. Tuesday in central Oklahomaweather. Severe storms are most likely in central Oklahoma after 3 p.m., the Na
Severe storm chances increase after 3 p.m. Tuesday in central Oklahoma
The Oklahoman / Posted 7 days ago
weather. Severe storms are most likely in central Oklahoma after 3 p.m., the National Weather Service reports. The State Emergency Operations Center activated at noon, coordinating several state agencies. All Oklahoma City Schools will close 30... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Severe storms on the horizon for much of North Texas todayroad and bridge crews will have personnel staffed and ready for any problems th
Severe storms on the horizon for much of North Texas today
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
road and bridge crews will have personnel staffed and ready for any problems that could come today. The Emergency Operations Center will also be “in a readiness posture” with emergency management staff, Gonzalez said. Because of... Read more
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The Houma Courier
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: April 25, 2016No. 1 and No. 2 Lift Stations to Elysian Lift Station. Action: Authorized Chan
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: April 25, 2016
The Houma Courier / Posted 8 days ago
No. 1 and No. 2 Lift Stations to Elysian Lift Station. Action: Authorized Change Order No. 2 for Terrebonne Parish Emergency Operations Center. Action: Authorized Change Order No. 3 for Falgout Canal Pontoon Bridge replacement. Action:... Read more
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The Daily Comet
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: April 25, 2016No. 1 and No. 2 Lift Stations to Elysian Lift Station. Action: Authorized Chan
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: April 25, 2016
The Daily Comet / Posted 8 days ago
No. 1 and No. 2 Lift Stations to Elysian Lift Station. Action: Authorized Change Order No. 2 for Terrebonne Parish Emergency Operations Center. Action: Authorized Change Order No. 3 for Falgout Canal Pontoon Bridge replacement. Action:... Read more
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Daily Record
Flanders planning $400K renovation of 160-old firehousemost often. It needs to be state-of-the-art to properly serve as a community ga
Flanders planning $400K renovation of 160-old firehouse
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
most often. It needs to be state-of-the-art to properly serve as a community gathering place, warming center and secondary emergency operations center.” The Flanders Firehouse was once a school house in the early 1990s. (Photo: Courtesy of Doug... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Police arrest suspect in firessomething and report it to public safety officials," Hassan said in a news rele
Police arrest suspect in fires
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
something and report it to public safety officials," Hassan said in a news release from her office, which said the state's Emergency Operations Center had been opened to assist local officials. In 25 years as Stoddard's fire warden, Sarcione said... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Waters is ending fire chief careerfirefighters using a federal grant with the goal of building up staffing to man
Waters is ending fire chief career
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
firefighters using a federal grant with the goal of building up staffing to man a sixth fire station. uThe city opened an emergency operations center. Waters, 54, is originally from San Mateo where he attended high school before moving to Montero... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Philly Getting $43M from Feds for DNC Security & Moremillion for payroll and overtime costs for police, firefighters, paramedics, pr
Philly Getting $43M from Feds for DNC Security & More
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 11 days ago
million for payroll and overtime costs for police, firefighters, paramedics, prison staff and law enforcement working in an Emergency Operations Center. $7.70 million for equipment like radios and plume modeling technology to determine how a... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business Briefsto visit Lee EOC May 3 The Florida Public Relations Association Southwest Flor
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 11 days ago
to visit Lee EOC May 3 The Florida Public Relations Association Southwest Florida Chapter will visit the Lee County Emergency Operations Center Tuesday, May 3, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. With hurricane season set to begin in June, the "PR... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Boating course offered May 28The course is required for any boat operator born after May 1, 1996, or anyone
Boating course offered May 28
The Leader-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
The course is required for any boat operator born after May 1, 1996, or anyone who intends to operate a personal watercraft, regardless of age, a news release said. The free course will be held at the Fulton County Emergency Operatio... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Hancock County 911 now in modern, larger facilitya large window that looks out on the dispatch room. The rest of the building i
Hancock County 911 now in modern, larger facility
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
a large window that looks out on the dispatch room. The rest of the building is comprised of other offices and a large Emergency Operations Center. The latter, which looks like a large conference room surround by smaller conference rooms, will... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Hancock County dedicates new 911 homewith a large window that looks out on the dispatch room. The rest of the build
Hancock County dedicates new 911 home
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 12 days ago
with a large window that looks out on the dispatch room. The rest of the building comprises other offices and a large Emergency Operations Center. The latter, which looks like a large conference room surround by smaller conference rooms, will... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
$50,000 FBI reward offered as investigators ask for public's help in finding abductor of Madison boyabduction has scared Bryan, according to his cousin, Shawn Schrieber. Speaking
$50,000 FBI reward offered as investigators ask for public's help in finding abductor of Madison boy
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
abduction has scared Bryan, according to his cousin, Shawn Schrieber. Speaking to reporters outside the county’s Emergency Operations Center with a North Florida Regional Domestic Security mobile unit behind him, Schrieber called Bryan “a... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Brownwood prepares for likely floodingThe city of Brownwood Emergency Operations Center is at Level III — Increased R
Brownwood prepares for likely flooding
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 13 days ago
The city of Brownwood Emergency Operations Center is at Level III — Increased Readiness for possible high water conditions, the city reported Wednesday. After as much as an inch of rain was forecast at Lake Brownwood, City Manager Emily Crawford... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Lake Brownwood is Expected to CrestThe following is a press release from the City of Brownwood: The City of Brown
Lake Brownwood is Expected to Crest
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
The following is a press release from the City of Brownwood: The City of Brownwood Emergency Operations Center is at Level III - Increased Readiness for possible high water conditions. According to the National Weather Service, Lake Brownwood is... Read more
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The Marietta Times
In case of emergency ...as the Local Emergency Planning Commission completed its annual functional dril
In case of emergency ...
The Marietta Times / Posted 14 days ago
as the Local Emergency Planning Commission completed its annual functional drill and got everyone acclimated to the new Emergency Operations Center. "If we have a live incident like this one, we want to be able to act," said Washington County... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
El Paso trucker found dead after driving 18-wheeler into Houston flood watersdied in the flooding A body was found in a vehicle in a flooded underpass in w
El Paso trucker found dead after driving 18-wheeler into Houston flood waters
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 14 days ago
died in the flooding A body was found in a vehicle in a flooded underpass in western Houston. A spokesman at Houston's Emergency Operations Center says the body was found in the vehicle when the underpass at Westpark Toll Road at Interstate 610... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Emergency personnel hold drill on hazardous spillas the Local Emergency Planning Commission completed its annual functional dril
Emergency personnel hold drill on hazardous spill
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
as the Local Emergency Planning Commission completed its annual functional drill and got everyone acclimated to the new Emergency Operations Center. Fire personnel and law enforcement discuss the logistics of a simulated chemical spill Tuesday... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Power restored to most of downtownShe said employees returned to work at noon. City Hall was closed Monday, but
Power restored to most of downtown
Altoona Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
She said employees returned to work at noon. City Hall was closed Monday, but city employees manned phones at an emergency operations center while power was off, Rickens Schellhammer said. She said employees were working to continue... Read more
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The Star
Texas floods kill at least sevenwarning it expected more deaths and flooding victims. Three shelters have been
Texas floods kill at least seven
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
warning it expected more deaths and flooding victims. Three shelters have been opened in the county, which has staffed its Emergency Operations Center on a 24-hour basis until further notice. Houston International Airport experienced its second... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Anchorage police public scanner feed back online after almost 20 daysmaintenance to the APD Dispatch Center. Police further stated that their dispat
Anchorage police public scanner feed back online after almost 20 days
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 14 days ago
maintenance to the APD Dispatch Center. Police further stated that their dispatch center would be operating out of their emergency operations center during maintenance. The day the online scanner feed was scheduled to be restored, Anchorage... Read more
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The Mercury News
'Shadow government?' No, it's emergency 'standby' City Council servicesound, crucial decisions." Walnut Creek standbys go through a special training
'Shadow government?' No, it's emergency 'standby' City Council service
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
sound, crucial decisions." Walnut Creek standbys go through a special training annually, including a tour of the city's emergency operations center. "They're very much incorporated into the city's emergency management plan." said Nick Zubel,... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
RTA Unveils New Selena BusesWeather Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for sev
RTA Unveils New Selena Buses
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 15 days ago
Weather Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for severe weather and will open up the City's Emergency Operations Center if they think it's necessary. Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Program Helps Unemployed Women Find WorkWeather Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for sev
Program Helps Unemployed Women Find Work
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 15 days ago
Weather Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for severe weather and will open up the City's Emergency Operations Center if they think it's necessary. Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Man Hit by Vehicle Crossing the StreetWeather Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for sev
Man Hit by Vehicle Crossing the Street
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 15 days ago
Weather Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for severe weather and will open up the City's Emergency Operations Center if they think it's necessary. Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Fire Crews Respond to House Fire on MelbourneWeather Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for sev
Fire Crews Respond to House Fire on Melbourne
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 15 days ago
Weather Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for severe weather and will open up the City's Emergency Operations Center if they think it's necessary. Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Someone to Know: Volunteer GrandpaWeather Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for sev
Someone to Know: Volunteer Grandpa
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 15 days ago
Weather Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for severe weather and will open up the City's Emergency Operations Center if they think it's necessary. Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Police Look for Man Wanted for Burglary, Hit and RunWeather Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for sev
Police Look for Man Wanted for Burglary, Hit and Run
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 15 days ago
Weather Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for severe weather and will open up the City's Emergency Operations Center if they think it's necessary. Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
City on Alert for Possible Severe WeatherEmergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for severe weath
City on Alert for Possible Severe Weather
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 15 days ago
Emergency responders in Corpus Christi say they are on standby for severe weather and will open up the City's Emergency Operations Center if they think it's necessary. Crews are said to be preparing for high winds and downed tree limbs, but word is... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Officials compare storms to Tropical Storm AllisonUnless it's an extreme, extreme emergency, I'm encouraging all Houstonians to s
Officials compare storms to Tropical Storm Allison
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
Unless it's an extreme, extreme emergency, I'm encouraging all Houstonians to stay at home," Turner said at the city's emergency operations center on North Shepherd. "Stay off the streets. You'll help yourself and, quite frankly, you will help... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
School classes, flights cancelled as heavy rains flood Southeast TexasApril 18, 2016. Click the gallery above to see high-water spots to avoid in Ho
School classes, flights cancelled as heavy rains flood Southeast Texas
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
April 18, 2016. Click the gallery above to see high-water spots to avoid in Houston. Houston officials activated the Emergency Operations Center Monday morning before dawn. They advised people not to leave their homes. Motorists on roadways... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Campus closed due to severe weatherThe University has been closed due to severe weather and flooding around the ar
Campus closed due to severe weather
The Daily Cougar / Posted 15 days ago
The University has been closed due to severe weather and flooding around the area, according to UH’s Emergency Operations Center. UPDATE: UH campus closed and all classes cancelled due to severe weather. Stay safe, Coogs. All classes and activities... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Weather Blog: Severe Weather75 low-water crossings closed. PEC reporting estimated 2,400 customers without
Weather Blog: Severe Weather
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 15 days ago
75 low-water crossings closed. PEC reporting estimated 2,400 customers without power. 4:50 p.m.: Austin-Travis County Emergency Operations Center activated. BREAKING: One floodgate at Tom Miller Dam now partially opened.... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Emergency Operations Center ready for use in BolivarThe Bolivar Emergency Operations Center is ground zero for first responders dur
Emergency Operations Center ready for use in Bolivar
KY3 Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
The Bolivar Emergency Operations Center is ground zero for first responders during crisis situations. "The room is designated as the EOC for the city of Bolivar," said Brent Watkins, Emergency Management Director for the city of Bolivar. "One of... Read more
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