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Texas Emergency Management Online newsletter TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
  online       2014 Vol. 61 No. 10

W. Nim Kidd MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF

October marks the beginning of flu season. Each year in Texas and the US, influenza develops into a wide-spread and dangerous epidemic. And each year thousands of people in the US die from flu-related illness. Texans are not immune.

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ALERRT HARRIS COUNTY'S NEW EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER EQUIPPED TO SERVE ONE OF THE FASTEST GROWING REGIONS IN THE COUNTRY

(Houston, TX) – Harris County, one of the fastest growing counties in the nation has a new, state-of-the-art Emergency Operations Center (EOC) to help local governments and emergency responders serve and protect residents during disasters and emergencies.

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El Niño Conditions in the Pacific (pmel.noaa.gov) NEW DISTRICT COORDINATOR RESPONSE VEHICLES

Each year, TDEM personnel drive upwards of 1 million miles across the state, responding to state and local emergencies and disasters as well as providing support and assistance for state agencies and local governments with their emergency planning, training and exercises. And over the years, TDEM has continued to develop specialized vehicles to better deliver that support and response.

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Mosquito TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY ECA AND CPR TRAINING

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) oversees several locations that are visited by a large number of people every day, such as the State Capitol Complex and driver license offices around the state. Several medical emergencies have occurred in these locations, and our personnel have responded.

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Briefs, Tips and Links TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BRIEFS, TIPS AND LINKS

Find more information on events and resources for the emergency management community.

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Texas Division of Emergency Management
Texas Department of Public Safety
P.O. Box 4087
Austin, TX 78773
Phone: (512) 424-2138   Fax: (512) 424-2444
www.txdps.state.tx.us/DEM