|Pre-Disaster Recovery Planning
Avoiding the Rush to Normalcy
Carolyn J. Harshman, MPA, CEM®
December 12, 2012
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Related Web Resources:
FEMA National Disaster Recovery Framework
APA Planning for Post-disaster Recovery and Reconstruction
APA Planning for Post-disaster Recovery and Reconstruction: Next Generation Website
APA Clear as Mud: Planning for the Rebuilding of New Orleans
EMI E210: Recovery from Disaster: The Local Government Role
NDPIC AWR-228: Coastal Community Resilience
TED Video, "The first 6 things to do for your community's relief effort"
Huffington Post article "Jersey Shore Development Failures Exposed by Hurricane Sandy"
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"Very well done - extremely useful and thought provoking."
"Excellent ideas. I wish we could incorporate new and innovative ideas from other sectors more readily in the disaster response and recovery fields."
"Appreciate discussion and associated reference materials."
"Found it very enlightening. Especially as it relates to what was and was not done in our Sandy impacted area."
R. S. Hare
"Great presentation by Carolyn and extremely helpful information. Would like to hear more ideas from her."
Northrop Grumman Corporation
"Lots of useful information, thanks. "
Kevin Bigelow-Training & Consulting
"I am very interested in the PowerPoint so that I can share it with my colleagues in our local EM association. We don't often do any planning, let alone recovery and this is a very simple look at how it can be started. Thank you."
"Enjoyed the presentation and would love to see more topics in the Recovery area. Thanks again."
"Good overview and good Q&A, thanks."
"This program was very effective in identifying pre-disaster planning needs."
Regis A. Collins
Navy Branch Health Clinic Mechanicsburg, PA
Carolyn J. Harshman, CEM
is President of Emergency Planning Consultants, a company she
established as a sole proprietor in 1984 in response to a growing need
for consulting services in the area of emergency management. Prior to
establishing her consulting business, Carolyn worked as a hazard planner
and public information officer for the County of San Diego Office of