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Flood recovery cost estimated to be $1 billion, likely to grow
Army Corps of Engineers officials said 181 requests for levee rehabilitation have been filed with the Kansas City district.
Google’s unusual plan for disasters: just give survivors money
The nonprofit GiveDirectly gives the poorest people money, no strings attached.
FirstNet Publishes Five-Year ‘Roadmap’ Outlining Expansion
The first dedicated communications network for emergency responders has signed on 9,000 public safety agencies.
Read More Here à https://www.govtech.com/em/safety/First-Net-Five-Year-map.html
MOEMA Membership 2019
Membership is open to anyone involved in emergency preparedness or response activities. Individuals with local, county, state and federal government agencies, education, business and industry, and volunteer organizations are eligible to join. MOEMA’s strength relies on a broad-based membership of individuals dedicated to emergency preparedness. MOEMA memberships are valid from 11/01/2018 – 12/31/19 for Calendar Year 2019.
Respond here à http://www.missouriema.com/en/membership
31st Annual Missouri State Emergency Management Conference
You are invited to attend: August 27 – August 30, 2019 – St. Charles, Mo.
Conferences Across the Region
Illinois Annual Training Summit – Springfield, IL. - https://www2.illinois.gov/iema/Training/Summit/Pages/default.aspx
Kansas Emergency Management Association Conference – Topeka, KS. - https://www.kema.org/conference
Arkansas Emergency Management Conference – Hot Springs, AR. - http://arkansas-ema.org/conference/
Texas agency blames ‘single threat actor’ for recent ransomware attacks
The attack took place last week and took down systems of 22 Texas entities.
Trainings Across the Region
FEMA Basic Academy – St. Louis, Missouri – Washington University in St. Louis – (see attachment}
FEMA Advanced Academy – Des Moines, Iowa - https://hsemdtraining.iowa.gov/Event/Schedule?region=1 (Open to Missouri)
Read more here à https://sematraining.com/
Emergency Management Employment Opportunities:
Read more here à https://jobs.iaem.com/
SEMA – Jefferson City, MO – Administrative Support Assistant, Preparedness – (see attachment)
SEMA – Jefferson City, MO – Administrative Support Assistant, Response – (see attachment)
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