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Are Chicago Buildings Sinking Into Lake Michigan?

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Despite Charleston’s Chronic Flooding, Hospitals Plan To Stay Put

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Field Hospitals Occupy Flood Zones Despite Warnings

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Dam Failures, 500-Year Flood Swamp Midland, Michigan 

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Willis Tower’s Basement Floods, Building Loses Power 

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New Hospital Must Deal With Flooding, Seismic Liquefaction Risks

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Post-Disaster Electrical System Checklist Available

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Washington DC Begins Recovery from Flooding

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Heavy Rains Flood College Football Stadium

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Army National Guard Camp Rebuilding After Flooding

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Significant Flood Event Threatens Southern California Facilities

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Illinois Hospital Nearly Shut Down by Floods

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D.C. City-Wide Plan Addresses Flooding and Other Threats

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Prepare For Elevated Flood Risk Coming This Spring

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Boston Hospital Expansion to Include Disaster, Flood Protection

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Cape Cod Healthcare Facilities Ready for Storms

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Floodwaters Cover California Community

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Flooding on Campus Leads to Lessons in Emergency Preparedness

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Heavy Rains, Floods in the Wake of Hurricanes

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Emergency Preparedness: Flood Study Offers Warnings

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Flooding Closes Tourist Attractions

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Flooding Impacts Facility Operations 10 Years Later

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Flash Flood Tears Through Maryland City

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Hurricane Harvey: Cancer Center's Emergency Preparedness Pays Dividends

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Flood Focus: Heavy Rains Strike University, Region

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Burst Pipe Causes Flooding on College Campus

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JFK Airport Flooded Due to Water Main Break

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Winter Woes: Floods, Snow Pummel Facilities in Eastern U.S.

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Hurricane Harvey: Museums Take Stock, Recover

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Central Michigan University Ready for Fall Classes After Extensive Repair on Flood Damages

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Hurricane Matthew Touches Down in Florida: Are Your Facilities Ready?

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Floods and Facilities: Preparing for the Worst

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Three New Rating Systems Focus on Resilience

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Using Planning, Checklists, Other Tools to Improve Resilience in Existing Buildings

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Talking Points: Timing is Everything for Medical University of South Carolina

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Other Building Resilience Issues Include Backup Power, Roofs, Preventive Maintenance

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Emergency Planning Helps Michigan Hospital in Flood Aftermath

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Receding Floodwaters Offer Good, Bad News for Michigan Hospital

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Hospital's Lessons Learned from Flood Recovery Experience

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Make Space for First Responders Arriving in Quantity

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Regional Flood Experiences Show Importance of Planning

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Importance of Knowing Your Building, Not Panicking, In Emergency

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Contact List Helps in Disaster but Expect to be Blindsided

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Facility Managers Recount What Really Happens When Disaster Strikes

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Lessons Learned from Flooding Chaos at University of Iowa

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Historic Flooding Teaches University of Iowa Tough Lessons

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Flooding Produces Campus Changes in Response Training

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FEMA's Newly Proposed Flood Insurance Rate Maps

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Appealing FEMA's Proposed Flood Maps

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Disaster Recovery: Identifying Risks and Critical Facility Operations

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Devising a Disaster Recovery Plan

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The Aftermath: Minimizing Disaster Impact

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Lessons in Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Response with Dan Heater

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Flood Emergency Response Plans: Lessons Learned

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Flood Response: Steps for Controlling Mold

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Once Bitten, Twice Ready

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NEMA Offers Guidance on Water-Damaged Equipment