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Emergency Preparedness information from KING5

KING5 published some excellent preparedness information this week. You can find it here.

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More outreach news!

A belated thanks to those of  you who stopped by our booth at the Morgan Festival last Saturday, June 17th! If you missed the festival, here’s As It Happened coverage that includes evidence that the Wheel of  Misfortunes and Cindi Barker got … Continue reading

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Upcoming workshops…so many choices!

On April 29th, there are two concurrent events that we want to let you know about. One is a Hub Tabletop emergency exercise. No previous experience is required. You can attend as a participant, or volunteer at the event. The other … Continue reading

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Classes are open for registration!

The Seattle Office of Emergency Management emailed out their schedule of upcoming classes yesterday. Below is a snapshot. Visit their online Event Calendar to sign up, and to check for additional offerings. At the moment, we don’t see any in West Seattle, … Continue reading

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Emergency Communication Hubs in the news this week…

Wanted to call to your attention an article about the emergency hub network in Crosscut that came out yesterday.  They interviewed Cindi Barker, founder of the West Seattle Emergency Communication Hubs, who is also on the leadership team that is … Continue reading

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Have kids? Here are some great resources for parents!

Our group, West Seattle Be Prepared is often invited to give presentations to other local groups; recently, we were asked to talk about preparedness for kids. Thought that some of that information would be great to post here as well! … Continue reading

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Saturday’s ‘Gathering of Neighbors’ focuses on preparedness!

West Seattle Blog has just posted the schedule for Gathering of Neighbors, which is this coming Saturday, April 21st.  Did we mention that this year it has a strong focus on West Seattle emergency preparedness? FYI, we’ll be there between … Continue reading

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