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The Oregon Silver Jackets Team is a subcommittee to the State Interagency Hazard Mitigation Team. It is an interagency team dedicated to establish and strengthen intergovernmental partnerships at the state level as a catalyst in developing comprehensive and sustainable solutions to state flood hazard challenges.
Through an interagency team of State and Federal agencies, the Oregon Silver Jackets Team will:
State and Federal agencies participating in the Oregon Silver Jackets Team worked together to develop a comprehensive flood planning website for the public. This website has information and resources for use before, during and after a flood. Check out the webpage to learn how to reduce your flood risk!
The Oregon SJ team worked to develop an interagency public awareness campaign that stretched far beyond the Silver Jacket team members to many other agencies and groups to learn from the past and prepare for the future of flooding. Fifty years after the 1964 Christmas Flood – are you ready?
Several agencies, including Silver Jackets Team partners, worked together to locate and install high water mark signage to increase public awareness in Albany, Turner and Oregon City.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Portland District, Email, 503-808-4874