‘Boston, MA’ Headline Archives
Several historic properties were severely damaged in the tornadoes that swept across western Massachusetts. On June 16, 2011, COSTEP MA hosted a conference call to address damage assessments, available funding, and other recovery issues for these structures. Click here to read the call summary.
The Protection of Cultural and Historical Resources Annex to the State Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan (CEMP) was approved by MEMA in December 2009. This annex coordinates federal, state, local, voluntary, and private resources to assist, preserve, and protect cultural and historic institutions and resources before, during, and after natural or man-made disasters. This annex joins others, such as the Disaster Resource and Logistics Annex and the Debris Management Plan, to address a need heretofore never met.
Have We Learned Anything from Katrina? Presented by the Cultural Emergency Management Team (CEMT)
Proposal to Establish, Train, and Manage a Disaster Cultural Assistance Team (DCAT)
A follow-up meeting to the Boston Alliance for Response Forum was held on February 9, 2004, at the Boston Public Library.