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America’s PrepareAthon!, A National Day of Action Today

April 30, 2014 - in Emergency, Projects

Today marks the first National Day of Action as part of America’s PrepareAthon!, a community-based campaign to build a more secure and resilient nation by getting people to think about the disasters that could happen in their communities and to take action…

About the Critical Infrastructure Cyber Community C³ Voluntary Program

February 16, 2014 - in Projects, Security

The United States depends on critical infrastructure every day to provide energy, water, transportation, financial services, and other capabilities that…

President Renews Call to Invest in America’s Ports and Infrastructure

November 11, 2013 - in Projects, Renewal/Retrofit

On November 8th, President Obama spoke from the Port of New Orleans, one of the nation’s largest ports, where he  reiterated his call to invest in…

Executive Order Issued to Encourage Climate Resilience

November 5, 2013 - in Planning

Last Friday, the President signed an executive order that will strengthen and harmonize federal support for state, local, and tribal climate change preparedness and resilience efforts. This E.O. builds on The President’s Climate Action Plan released this…

A Smarter More Innovative Government for the American People

July 8, 2013 - in Projects

One of the President’s first priorities after taking office in 2009 was to bring a government built for the 20th century into the 21st century. Over the last four years, we’ve made great progress to advance this goal, thanks in large part to the integration…

Obama’s Federal Budget Plan Focuses on Fixing Infrastructure

February 20, 2013 - in Projects, Renewal/Retrofit

Having emerged from the worst recession in generations, we must do what we can to broaden the recovery and spur job creation across the country. We also must look to the future and prepare to create the jobs and industries of tomorrow in an increasingly competitive…

Obama's Federal Budget Plan Focuses on Fixing Infrastructure

February 20, 2013 - in Projects, Renewal/Retrofit

Having emerged from the worst recession in generations, we must do what we can to broaden the recovery and spur job creation across the country. We also must look to the future and prepare to create the jobs and industries of tomorrow in an increasingly competitive…