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Emergency Preparedness Commission

"Over the past two years, New York State has been hit by some of the most destructive storms in our state's history, causing untold damage and the tragic loss of many lives. Regardless of the cause of these storms, New York State must undertake major reforms to adapt to the reality that storms such as Sandy, Irene, and Lee can hit the state at any time. For this reason, I have charged these three commissions to seriously examine existing systems and present a comprehensive blueprint so we can bring our emergency preparedness and response capabilities into the 21st century and ensure our infrastructure is built to survive major weather incidents."

 

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

 

NYS Ready & NYS Respond Commissions: Summary of Recommendations & Progress Update

 

Progress Report to the Governor’s Emergency Preparedness Conference

 

NYS2100 Commission Releases Preliminary Report on Improving the Strength and Resilience of New York State’s Infrastructure:

Report | Press Release

What: Commission Meeting

 

When: Thursday, December 20, 2012, 9:30AM.

 

Where: NYU's Center for Academic and Spiritual Life – Fifth Floor (Washington Square South & Thompson St, NYC) Entrance on Thompson St.