Wednesday, September 10, 2008
Maine Better Prepared for Disaster or Terrorism
State officials have stated that Maine is now better prepared for disasters or a terrorist event. A lot of progress has been made in the areas of training, equipment, communications, preparedness, response, and other areas. Over the last seven years, since 9/11, Maine has developed its intelligence fusion center, refined procedures across the state for response and improved communications with federal agencies. Read more on this topic in "Progress seen in Maine plan to fight terror", Bangor Daily News, September 10, 2008. Click here to learn more information about Maine emergency management agencies.