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2016 San Francisco Fleet Week Academic Session { May 24 , 2016 }, baselined stakeholders ’ understanding of C-PODs while local , state and federal agencies discussed logistics , resource requesting and C-POD management .
Joint Counter Terrorism Awareness Workshop { June 12-13 , 2016 } provided a forum for discussion and analysis of local , state , and federal capabilities that would be deployed and / or activated to respond to a complex , coordinated terrorist assault against multiple targets in San Francisco .
Local , State & Federal Resource Request & Coordination Paths Drill { July 26 , 2016 } convened partners with a possible role in activating a C-POD in a table top exercise to discuss the resource request process from a local to state to federal perspective .
Yellow Command { September 8 , 2016 } assessed our ability to coordinate response activities locally while working together as a region . The 2016 Yellow Command scenario included a catastrophic earthquake impacting water systems that necessitated the activation of C-PODs .
Finalized Emergency Response Plans and Annexes
As part of its comprehensive emergency management program , DEM maintains a number of City-wide emergency plans to ensure that the City is ready to respond to a variety of threats and hazards . To ensure that plans are actionable during an emergency , key stakeholders from City agencies and non-governmental groups are engaged in the development of these plans . This year DEM worked with numerous City representatives and stakeholders to develop and / or update the following formally approved and adopted City emergency plans .
Emergency Support Function 8 Public Health Annex directs response to incidents that have either a public health or medical impact .
Emergency Support Function 15 Joint Information System Annex maximizes the resources available for effectively developing and disseminating information .
Tsunami Annex sets forth the critical operational steps needed to adequately prepare for , respond to , and recover from a tsunami .
Winter Storm & Flood Annex focuses on winter weather including both storms and extreme cold temperatures ; and response to localized flooding triggered by severe storms .
2016 EOC Activations
• Super Bowl 50 : January 30 through February 8 , 2016
• Bay to Breakers : May 22 , 2016
• Pride Celebration : June 24-26 , 2016
• Fleet Week : October 9-11 , 2016
• New Year ’ s Eve : December 31 , 2016
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