10.28.11

Subcommittee Field Hearing: The State of Northern Border Preparedness: A Review of Federal, State, and Local Coordination

October 28, 2011 2:00 PM | Marvin I. Danto Engineering Development Center Auditorium, 5050 Anthony Wayne Drive, Detroit, MI

On Friday, October 28, 2011 the Committee on Homeland Security’s Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications will hold a field hearing entitled “The State of Northern Border Preparedness: A Review of Federal, State, and Local Coordination.” The Committee will meet at 10:00 a.m. in the Marvin I. Danto Engineering Development Center Auditorium located at the Wayne State University College of Engineering, 5050 Anthony Wayne Drive, Detroit, Michigan 48202.

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Witnesses

 

Panel I

Mr. Andrew Velasquez
Regional Administrator
FEMA Region Five
[full text of testimony]

RADM Michael Parks
U.S. Coast Guard
Ninth District Commander
[full text of testimony]

Mr. John Beutlich
Director of the Northern Region
Office of Air & Marine
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
[full text of testimony]

Panel II

Captain Thomas Sands
Deputy State Director
Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security
[full text of testimony]

Mr. R. Daryl Lundy
Director
City of Detroit
Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management
[full text of testimony]

Commissioner Donald Austin
City of Detroit Fire Department
Administration Division
[full text of testimony]

Mr. James P. Buford P.E.M.
Director
Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
Wayne County, Michigan
[full text of testimony]