Secretary Napolitano Discusses Emergency Preparedness with National Capital Region Leaders [September 1, 2009] [open pdf - 45KB]
"Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano today met with Washington, D.C., Mayor Adrian Fenty, Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley and Virginia Governor Timothy M. Kaine to discuss coordination on emergency preparedness and response efforts in the National Capital Region (NCR). 'The National Capital Region poses unique security challenges that require close coordination between the federal government and our state and local partners,' said Secretary Napolitano. 'Mayor Fenty, Governor O'Malley, Governor Kaine and I are working together to build on the substantial progress that has been made since 9/11 to integrate our emergency response plans and capabilities to keep our Nation's capital safe.'"
United States. Dept. of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/