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June 2018 is Typhoon Preparedness Month




JIC Recovery Release No. 11 - Typhoon Mangkhut Recovery Efforts Continue

The Emergency Operations Center (EOC) continues 24/7 operations in support of recovery efforts

Guam Power Authority (GPA)
Initial priorities have been met -- power has been restored to the Guam Memorial Hospital, Public Schools, Water Wells, the A.B. Won Pat International Airport Authority, Port Authority of Guam. With those initial priorities met, those resources will now be shifted to augment ongoing efforts to address residential and commercial customers in the Northern, Central, and Southern. 

JIC Recovery Release No. 10 - Preliminary Damage Assessments Underway After Typhoon Mangkhut

Pursuant to the Guam Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan, the Offices of Guam Homeland Security and Civil Defense (GHS/OCD) and other Government of Guam (GovGuam) support agencies have begun conducting an island-wide Preliminary Damage Assessment (PDA) following the passage of Typhoon Mangkhut (26W), that affected Guam between September 10-11, 2018.

JIC Recovery Release No. 9 - Traffic Control to Resume; Urge Caution on the Roadways

The Guam Police Department (GPD) and the Guam National Guard (GUNG) will begin traffic control at four way intersections with non-functional traffic lights at 6 a.m. this morning and will end traffic control operations at 6 p.m. this evening.

To ensure safe passage on the roadways after Typhoon Mangkhut, GPD and GUNG were designated to man various intersections across the island, and to direct traffic in a safe and orderly fashion. 

Please practice courtesy for safety officials and follow these important tips:

JIC Recovery Release No. 8 - UPDATED SCHEDULES (Dialysis, Adult Day Care, GUNG, NBG)

Dialysis Centers
All U.S. Renal Care dialysis centers will be open Wednesday, September 12, 2018.  Regular treatment schedule for patients who receive dialysis on Monday-Wednesday-Friday.
Telephone numbers:
U.S. Renal Care – Dededo:  637-3068
U.S. Renal Care – Finegayan:  588-0020
U.S. Renal Care – Sinajana:  475-3600
U.S. Renal Care – Tamuning:  646-3516
U.S. Renal Care – Tumon:  646-3773

Adult Day Care

JIC Recovery Release No. 7 - Tier II Shelter OPEN, located at Astumbo Gym

All Guam Department of Education (GDOE) emergency shelters have been closed and began the transition back in preparation of classes to resume on Thursday, September 13, 2018

GDOE administrators and school staff sacrificed time away from their families to manage the shelters during the height of the typhoon. The operation ran successfully and without incident.