News & Events

Washington County ORWARN Members to participate in Integrated Emergency Management Course

On April 16th, 2014, members of ORWARN will be participating in an Integrated Emergency Management Course (IEMC) for Washington County, Oregon.  This community-specific…

Upcoming Training Opportunity - Disaster Preparedness Workshop for Procurement and Contracting Professionals

Disasters creep up when we least expect them...

Join us for this workshop where purchasing and contract

7th Annual ORWARN Conference - September 25th - 27th - Online Registration ends September 22.

Presentations and exhibits by federal, state and local experts will share how utilities can manage everyday hazards and emergencies, such as supply interruptions,…

L-971 FACL Training Opportunity

L-971 FACL Training in Ft. Meyers, FL on June 17 through 21. Spots still available

 

April Board Meeting

The April board meeting will be held at the Eagle Crest Resort in Redmond. 

April 11th at 11:00 am in the Golden Eagle Room

1522…

Save the Date - 7th Annual ORWARN Conference at the Eagle Crest Resort September 25th-27th, 2013

This years annual conference will be held at the Eagle Crest Resort just outside the City of Redmond from September 25th through the…

Super Storm Sandy After Action Report

This After-Action Report is based on information

AWWA and CDC team up to provide Emergency Water Supply Planning Guide for hospitals

The American Water Works Association (AWWA), the world’s largest organization of water professionals, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have…

Identify geologic hazards in Oregon with new online tool

Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries is releasing a new HazVu tool for identifying geolo

Free Earthquake Readiness Workshop - Open to the public

OSU Office of Emergency Management is offering a free Earthquake Readiness Workshop Tuesday October 25th at the LaSe

6th Annual ORWARN Conference - September 24, 25 & 26 in Seaside

The Resilient Utility - What it is and how to get there.  What does it take to be a Resilient Utility and how…

WARN leaders offer lessons learned

Officials from Water and Wastewater Response Networks (WARNs) in several states offered lots of advice in a session of the WARN Chair Forum…

AWWA map of WARN members

Click a pin to view contact information for the local WARN representative, with a link to more information about that state and region.

Security and Emergency Preparedness Workshop in Portland October 21st

These workshops are hosted by the Research Committee of the Pacific Northwest Section of the American Water Works Association in concert with the…

ORWARN's 100th Member!

Welcome to The City of Redmond, ORWARN's 100th member.  We would also like to welcome our 99th member, Langlois Water District. 

ORWARN now on Twitter!

Follow ORWARN on Twitter, a valuable tool for exchanging information.

Register Now for the 5th Annual ORWARN Conference in September

The ORWARN conference will be from Wednesday, September 28th to Friday, September 30th at the Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel.  This years conference will focus…

Be A Vendor at the 5th Annual ORWARN Conference

ORWARN is seeking exhibitors and sponsors to spotlight their products and services during its 5th Annual Conference September 28th through 30th. 

ORWARN 2010 Annual Report

The Oregon WARN was formalized in 2006, the fifth WARN in the nation. At the close of 2010, 94 water and wastewater utilities…

The 5th Annual 2011 ORWARN Conference September 28th - 30th

This years conference will be located in Portland at the Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel.  General registration is $275 and Vendor registration is $350 and…

Utiligent will be giving a web demonstration of their community notification system.

Utiligent is offering this sevice, free of charge, for use in WARN notifications.  Contact Kristel Fesler if

Welcome New ORWARN Members!

Please welcome Gold Beach and Corbett Water District, our newest members.

Thanks to all who attended the 4th Annual ORWARN Conference!

Welcome to our new Board Members Neil Kennedy, Tulaltin Valley Water District in the Vice-Chair position and Chuck Bodine, Eugene Water and Electric…

Save The Date - 4th Annual ORWARN Conference

ORWARN 4th Annual Conference 2010

Oct. 27-29, 2010 • Ashland Springs Hotel • Ashland, OR
Wednesday, October 27 • 10am - 5pm
Thursday, October…

Welcome new ORWARN members!

Welcome to our newest members, the City of Estacada and the City of Sweet Home!

ORWARN May 2010 Board Meeting

The board meeting will held on May, 20th at the Ashland Springs Hotel, Ashland, Oregon.

View May Board Meeting Agenda

2010 Annual ORWARN Conference

The 2010 annual ORWARN Conference is being held in Ashland, October 27-29th at the Ashland Springs Hotel.  Additional information will be posted soon!

AWWA 28th Annual Eastern Oregon Subsection Short School

The American Waterworks Association - Pacific Northwest Section is pleased to announce the 28th Annual Eastern Oregon Region Water and Wastewater…

3rd Annual ORWARN Conference

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday,
October 14-16, 2009

ORWARN Launches New Website

The new ORWARN website facilitates rapid, short-term deployment of emergency services, in the form of personnel, equipment and mat