HSEMD & Partner News
FEMA Releases Interactive Online IPAWS Toolkit
FEMA and the Dept. of Homeland Security released an interactive, web-based version of the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) Program Planning Toolkit.
DHS Issues NTAS Bulletin
The Dept. of Homeland Security issued a National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin regarding the current heightened threat environment across the U.S.
Gov. Reynolds signs new proclamation (COVID-19)
Gov. Reynolds signed a new Public Health Disaster proclamation that extends some regulatory relief for an additional 30 days.
HSEMD Remembers 9/11 - 20 years later
On the 20th anniversary of the attacks, four members of the HSEMD staff, now and then, speak about how the tragic day shaped them & how it has affected them both personally & professionally.
Iowa’s emergency notification system receives upgrade
Iowa’s emergency notification system is receiving an upgrade that will increase its capabilities to provide emergency and public safety information to citizens.
Benson named HSEMD Director
Plan Ahead for Phase Out of 3G Cellular Networks & Service
Mobile carriers are shutting down their 3G networks in 2022, so many older cell phones will be unable to make or receive calls & texts, including calls to 911.
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