Tag Archives: emergency preparedness

More thoughts on earthquake preparedness…

Two summers ago, many of us were caught up in discussion about the controversial article in the New Yorker, The Earthquake that Will Devastate Seattle, that painted a vivid and dire picture of what might happen in this region. Just … Continue reading

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September is National Preparedness Month!

In light of so many recent regional and national weather-related events, emergency preparedness is a timely topic this month! Thought I’d share some resources and information that you may find helpful and/or thought-provoking. First, we received a new EOCSNAP – newsletter … Continue reading

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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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