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Archived Agency News Coverage - 2016

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

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

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

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

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

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