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Emergency Operations Center to provide `one-stop shopping'

...one-stop shopping." Once construction on a new Emergency Operations Center is completed, each department that falls under...One section of the building will be used as an Emergency Operations Center for Evans. The EOC will be used during major...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/24/met_210335.shtml
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Korean officials study disaster response in Augusta

Inside the Columbia County Emergency Operations Center, Korean emergency medicine physician Sang Do Shin asked who was in charge, which brought a smile to the face of Pam Tucker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-09-23/korean-officials-study-disas
Rants & Raves

...get electricity restored. I wish I could shake each hand individually. I BELIEVE THAT the Columbia County Emergency Operations Center chief (Pam Tucker) should be censured or fired for abandoning her responsibilities during the ice storm emergency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-20/rants-raves
Ice storm could cause power outages, impassable roads

...began preparations to remove fallen tree branches and report power outages if they happen.The Richmond County Emergency Operations Center will be staffed around the clock beginning Tuesday afternoon, said Mie Lucas, the disaster preparedness coordinator...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-10/ice-storm-could-cause-power-o
Columbia County plans 45-day debris pickup

...hauled away.Tucker said anyone with issues of concerns about the contractor picking up debris should call the Emergency Operations Center at (7060 868-3303 by March 3. For more information, call the EOC or send an e-mail to emergencymanagement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-19/columbia-county-plans-45-day
Columbia County contractor beginning debris clean-up

...construction materials will not be hauled away.Tucker said anyone with concerns about debris pickup should call the Emergency Operations Center at (706) 868-3303 by March 3. For more information, call the EOC or send an e-mail to emergencymanagement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-19/columbia-county-contractor-be
Closings, changes, weather updates

...returning to Daniel Field at 2:30 p.m. 1228 p.m.EVANS -- Phones are out at Columbia County County emergency operations center. People can e-mail 311@columbiacountyga.gov for transportation to our shelter at Patriot's Park shelter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-13/morning-starts-slick-cold
Augusta hardest hit statewide for power outages

...are facing is getting the power back on," he said Thursday morning. "We're on emergency power at the (Emergency Operations Center), but I think we've found an alternate source of fuel to keep the generators running."Cross said a Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-13/augusta-hardest-hit-stat
Most roads icy, slick; problems across the area

...no one out driving and that's good," said Tucker, who has been monitoring conditions at the county's Emergency Operations Center since early Wednesday morning.She said crews were out all night salting and sanding bridges and icy spots...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-29/most-roads-icy-slick
At CDC, scientists fight fungus blamed for meningitis outbreak

...to suck up DNA samples that will be tested for the suspect fungus.Not far away in another building is the emergency operations center, which is essentially the war room. There's a low hum of voices as employees work the phones, talking to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-10-14/cdc-scientists-fight-fungus-blamed-