FEMA Assists SoCal Fight

November 2007
Fire Chief;Nov2007, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p12
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The article reports on the approval of the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to the seven requests for Fire Management Assistance Grants to assist emergency operations in Southern California. It is stated that FEMA has opened a join field office in Pasadena and identified and established a staging area to mobilize necessary federal assets for emergency operations in the area. Furthermore, FEMA has also opened its Regional Response Coordination Center to support state operations.


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