Executive Director J. David Smith is asking RI motorists in the Westerly RI area to be extremely cautious while driving. Director Smith stated that he has received numerous reports of automobiles stranded in dangerously high water levels. Police reports some of the vehicles contained small children.
0830 -0900 Registration
0900 – 0915 Welcoming Remarks – Lieutenant Governor Elizabeth Roberts, Major General Robert Bray, Executive Director J. David Smith
0915 – 0940 Keynote Speaker – Marty Bahamonde, FEMA
0940 – 0955 Hurricane Forecast - Matt Belk, NWS
DHS AWARDS RIEMA OVER 12 MILLION IN HOMELAND SECURITY GRANTS TO RI
The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) is pleased to announce the award of over 12 million dollars to the State and the Providence Urban area from the Department of Homeland Security. Also included in the...
ANNUAL HURRICANE CONFERENCE
The annual Hurricane Conference is scheduled for June 18 at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick. RIEMA is pleased to offer a full-day conference focusing on Recovery. Keynoting the conference will be FEMA’S Marty Bahamonde. He was the first and only FEMA...
FEMA AND RIEMA URGEALL RESIDENTS TO BE PREPARED FOR HURRICANE SEASON
Hurricanes are among the most dramatic, damaging and potentially deadly weather events. The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and The Rhode Island Emergency...
Hurricane season's acoming and we need your help. If an evacuation order is given there will be a critical need for volunteers of all kinds. Now is the time to learn what volunteer opportunities are available.
Our volunteer recruitment fair will be held on Saturday, April 19, from 10 am to 2 pm...
July 8, 2006
Contact: Armand Randolph
Telephone: (401) 462-7107
Mobile: (401) 413-9406
Fax: (401) 944-1891
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (DHS) ANNOUNCES CLOSE TO $400 MILLION IN GRANTS AVAILABLE TO...