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Emergency Management
Risk Services Division
940 Willamette St.
Suite 200
Eugene, OR 97401

Ph: 541-682-5665
Fx: 541-682-5211

Jason York

Emergency Management Program Manager 
Email

Ph: 541-682-5664

Patence Winningham
Sr. Administrative Specialist
Email

Ph: 541-682-5665

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Emergency Management
Earthquake
Be Informed, Be Prepared
Planning, preparing and providing for the prevention, mitigation and management of emergencies or disasters that present a threat to the lives and property of the citizens of Eugene. Video; Prepararse Tiene Sentido ;
Lane Preparedness Coalition: Strategies for Shelter in Place
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FLU PREVENTION INFORMATION

Vaccination is the most effective way to prevent flu infection, and the best way to protect yourself and your community from illness. The CDC recommends everyone aged 6 months and older should receive an annual influenza vaccination.

In addition to vaccination, these preventive measures can help stop flu and other diseases from circulating:
• Cover your cough and sneeze.
• Wash your hands often. Use soap and warm water.
• Stay home when you're sick. Protect others at school and work by staying home at least 24-hours after your fever (100+ degrees) subsides (subsides without fever reducing medicines).
• Take antiviral medications if prescribed.
• Clean surfaces. Flu germs can live for hours on hard surfaces. Make sure your home and workspace are wiped down frequently, especially where children are playing.

Flu vaccine is available from health care providers, local health departments, and many pharmacies (for people 11 and older). Some pharmacies can also immunize children under 11 with a prescription.


Winter Weather Awarenesswintersnow.png
When hazardous weather or other life-threatening situations are about to occur in your area, SECONDS can make the difference and ensure your safety. NOAA Weather Radio helps provide that lead-time by alerting you to impending hazards. The NOAA’s National Weather Service’s vision is to be America’s “no surprise” weather service. Our goal is to provide you with as much lead-time before a hazardous weather-related event occurs and provide you critical information on emergency/life threatening situations. With early warning from a NOAA Weather Radio receiver you and your loved ones have additional time to take adequate precautions, find shelter, or reach safety. NOAA Weather Radio receivers equipped with an alarm feature can be programmed to sound a tone and give you immediate information about life-threatening situations in your vicinity any time, day or night. Public safety experts agree NOAA Weather Radio receivers should be standard equipment in every home.

            NOAA Weather Radio brochure
            Winter Storms Preparedness Guide
           
CENS Alert Me:
Would you want to be notified in the event of an emergency via cell phone? CENS ALERT ME is for you!

Some of the many uses of this system includes: tsunami warnings, emergency evacuations, natural disaster alerts, missing child alerts, hazardous materials alerts, and neighborhood emergencies. Watch this informational video for more info. You can sign up for CENS Alert Me at www.lcog.org/alertme.

Oregon Resilience Plan
The Oregon Seismic Safety Policy Advisory Commission (OSSPAC) adopted the Oregon Resilience plan for reducing risk and improving recovery which was released to the Oregon State Legislature, February 28. The Resilience Plan and the Executive Summary are now available.

For Current Weather Information
National Weather Service - NWS Portland
Eugene Area Power Outage Info