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HSEMA In the News

Articles about HSEMA’s hard work in local and national news:

December 12, 2017: ABC7 WJLA: Addressing security concerns in the nation's capital 

December 11, 2017: ABC7 WJLA: Authorities know of no credible terrorism threat for D.C. following NYC attack

December 11, 2017: WTOP: DC's security leader on what the NYC explosion means for the District

December 1, 2017: El Tiempo Latino: Alcaldia de DC cuenta con nuevo director de Seguridad y Manejo de Emergencias

December 1, 2017: Washington Hispanic: Nuevo Director de Seguridad y la Agencia de Administración de Emergencias de D.C

October 16, 2017: Washington Examiner: How to survive a nuclear bomb in DC (yes, really)

September 20, 2017: Washington Post: Juggalos, Trump supporters and counterprotesters met on the Mall. Here’s how 30 events peacefully coincided.

September 11, 2017: ABC7 WJLA: DC Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency brings #ReadyDC to Good Morning Washington

June 27, 2017: NBC4: July 4th Security Plan in Place for National Mall

December 05, 2016: The Straits Times: US Capital Gears Up for Big Protests at Inauguration

December 04, 2016: The Walton Sun: D.C. Readies for Horde of Inaugural Protesters

December 02, 2016: Washington Post: D.C. Prepares For a Million Inauguration Visitors – and Protesters

November 29, 2016: ABC 7 WJLA: Inauguration Preparations, Impact, Cost and More With DC HSEMA

November 29, 2016: The Hoya: DC Considers Scaling Back Inauguration Spending

November 28, 2016: Council on Foreign Relations: Domestic Security in the Age of ISIS

November 18, 2016: CNBC: Why The Price Tag for Inaugural Safety May Go Up

November 10, 2016: WTOP: Residents, Commuters Should Prepare Now for Inauguration Day

July 8, 2016: StreetSense: High Temperatures Test City Heat Emergency Plan

July 7, 2016: WeatherNation TV: Watch: Washington, D.C. Heat Emergency Plan Activated

July 7, 2016: WAMU 88.5 News: HEAT Emergency Likely Through Weekend, With Heat Index Topping 100

July 6, 2016: DCW 50 Television: DC 2016 Heat Emergency Plan Information

June 21, 2016: Newsweek: How Washington, D.C., Is Preparing for the Next Terrorist Attack

June 20, 2016: The Washington Post: For Metro riders, summer starts with partial shutdown of 3 rail lines

June 16, 2016: Hillrag.com: Are You Ready for Hazardous CSX Train Derailment?

April 15, 2016: Federal News Radio: The state of DC’s emergency management operations

April 4, 2016: NBC4: DC 911 Call Center Power Outage Reveals Backup Generator Problem         

March 30, 2016: NBC4: Major Road Closures for Nuclear Security Summit

March 28, 2016: DCist: The Nuclear Non-Options: Security Summit Will Cause A 'Tough Traffic Day'

February 18, 2016: WTOP: D.C. officials assess local response to massive blizzard

February 4, 2016: Washington City Paper: D.C. Will Form Disability Advisory Committee to Improve Snow Response

January 27, 2016: The Washington Post: D.C. officials don’t want to hear how fast they clear snow in New York City

January 24, 2016: DCist: D.C. And Federal Government Offices Are Closed

January 24, 2016: Associated Press/WJLA: D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser says Sunday is Day 1 of dig out effort

January 23, 2016: DCist: D.C. Officials: No Power Outages At this Time, but Storm is Still Strong

January 22, 2016: WAMU: Bowser Warns D.C. About ‘Life or Death’ Stakes With This Storm