Important information from US EPA: Power Outage Incident Action Checklist

As you know, the 2018 America’s Infrastructure Act requires Risk Assessments and Emergency Response Plan updates.  EPA has many resources available to assist you with this work, including a new  Power Outage Incident Action Checklist.  EPA has similar Incident Action Checklist for a variety of events including: flooding, drought, earthquakes, wildfires, cyber security, harmful algal blooms, extreme winter weather, extreme heat, tornado,  etc.

The checklists cover actions to take before, during and after an event.

You can find all of these here:

Patti Kay Wisniewski

Drinking Water Preparedness and Resiliency Coordinator

US EPA Region 3

Drinking Water Section (3WD21)

Water Division

Note new organization name and mail code

1650 Arch Street

Phila, PA  19103


Cell: 215-514-7893

Email: [email protected]

(note the hyphen appears in email only)