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Join us for an emergency communication field exercise on June 11th!

West Seattle Be Prepared will take part in Cascadia Rising, a citywide emergency communications drill on Saturday, June 11, from 9:30 to 11:30 AM. Would you like to watch or participate? We plan to activate our emergency communication hub in … Continue reading

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Want to “BEE” prepared? Find out how on Saturday, May 21st!

Forgive us the bee puns…but we like to “bee” consistent. We now have an annual tradition of calling your attention to our participation at the West Seattle Bee Festival! It’s our first outreach event of the year. This year will … Continue reading

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The Great Washington ShakeOut is tomorrow, October 15th!

Take a few minutes tomorrow morning at 10:15 to participate in the Shakeout Washington earthquake safety drill!  Over a million Washingtonians have already registered to participate. Why ShakeOut? Practicing your response skills it a good way to ensure that you can … Continue reading

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Fall preparedness events for your calendar!

Fall isn’t quite here yet, but we can feel it approaching! To help you prepare, we’ve just added a few fall preparedness events to our event calendar, (which you can find on the home page of our West Seattle Be … Continue reading

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Pick up new hub maps next Saturday at Summer Fest!

As promised, we’ve added a few more details to our earlier post about upcoming events! The main one is that we’ll be at Summer Fest on Saturday, July 11th from 2 to 6 PM. Look for us in the Community Tent, right next to … Continue reading

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Happy Summer! We’ve updated our event calendar!

Summer activities and outreach events start this weekend! We’ve just added the following to our event calendar, which is linked from the home page on our West Seattle Be Prepared website. June 20th, Saturday, Morgan Junction Community Festival: We will have an informational … Continue reading

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Wondering where to get CERT training?

We recently learned that the City of Seattle Office of Emergency Management has cancelled their CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) training classes for 2015. We were quite surprised by this announcement, as their program was relatively new; it launched in the fall of … Continue reading

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