IMPORTANT! Water main break in Region 3 Communities

There has been a report of a water main break of a 48″ high pressure line in Stoneham affecting 100k residents in the Stoneham Area (Stoneham, Wilmington, Reading, Wakefield, Woburn, Winchester) Water has been rerouted, and MWRA advising residents to not wash clothes if water appears brown. There is no boil order in effect. If […]

Emergency Risk Communication Class Opportunity

The Local Public Health Institute is announcing the date of May 28th  2019 for the next Emergency Risk Communication class. Designed to serve as a bridge between basic risk communication training and Public Information Officer training, this course will help prepare anyone involved in emergency management to be an effective part of a risk communication team. Target audience […]

Topsfield Regional Medical Reserve Corp Training Day!

Topsfield Regional Medical Reserve Corps May 23, 2019 9:00am-3:30pm Topsfield Fair Grounds 207 Boston Street Breakfast*Lunch*Afternoon Snack will be free Register here Registration: 9:00am Conference Day Agenda 9:30-10:15 Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency MEMA’s role in a disaster Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency will present on what role MEMA plays in a disaster response. Regional MEMA reps […]

North Shore Cape Medical Reserve Corp Training Day Registration

North Shore Cape Medical Reserve Corps When: May 16, 2019 9:30am-2:30pm Where: Salem Old Town Hall 32 Derby Square, Salem, MA 01970 Breakfast*Lunch*Afternoon Snack will be free Register here Training Day Agenda Registration: 9:00am 9:30-10:15 Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency MEMA’s role in a disaster Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency will present on what role MEMA plays in a […]

Hospital Incident Command System Course Registration Open

The Region 3 HMCC is hosting the Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) course. The online registration page is now open for the Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) course you will be hosting on June 5. You can share the information (flyer below) with your facilities, all are welcomed to attend. There is no fee for […]

Governor Baker Has proclaimed April 6, 2019 as MRC Day

We are very happy to announce that Governor Baker has just proclaimed next Saturday, April 6, as the first-ever Massachusetts Medical Reserve Corps Day! On Saturday April 6 the Region 3 MRC Conference presents: MRC Training Day: Everyone Matters! at Middlesex Community College in Bedford MA. Take a look at the Proclamation here – MA MRC Day Proclamation.

State Emergency Operations Center Activation

Please see below, MEMA has activated to a level 2 due to the threat of high winds. Please reach out to the HMCC Duty Officer at (978)-946-8130 for emergencies. MASSACHUSETTS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY SITUATIONAL AWARENESS STATEMENT DATE: February 25, 2019 TIME: 8:00 AM SUBJECT: State Emergency Operations Center Activation   Situation Due to today’s forecast […]

Training Opportunity – Until Help Arrives

MEMA is hosting Until Help Arrives in Swampscott! Until Help Arrives is a new initiative to better prepare citizens across New England with simple and effective skills to save lives prior to first responders arriving. The training covers a number of key areas including how citizens can effectively communicate with 9-1-1 operators, stay safe in […]