ISLAND TOWER EMERGENCY AXILLARY RADIO eNEWS VOL:1 July 18, 2015
PREPARING FOR THE BIG ONE
Talks about what could happen when the “Big One” hits Seattle. While the City can’t prevent an earthquake or other disasters from happening. Being Prepared can helping to reduce the consequences .
MORE SEATTLE TRAINING COMING SOON
Educators call this “the teachable moment,” and this week, emails and phone calls have been through the roof with requests for information, materials, classes and more training.
HERE"S WHATS COMING UP IN PUGET SOUND & PACIFIC NORTHWEST
Learn how to organize with others to take care of your neighborhood following a disaster
LOCATION: Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phinney Ave N., 98103
DATE: Thursday, July 30, 2015 TIME: 7-8 p.m.
Contact: Phinney Center at 206-783-2244
Earthquake Home Retrofit
How to seismically secure their home to its foundation. Class is free. Registration required
LOCATION: Seattle Public Library Branches - TBA
DATES: Sept 12 and October 11 TIME: 12-2 p.m., Sat, Sept 12; 1-3 p.m. Sun, Oct 11
HOW: Register by emailing:
LOC: Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phinney Ave N., 98103
DATE: Sat, Nov 7, 2015 TIME: 12-2 p.m.
Contact: Phinney Center at 206-783-2244 Registration required.
GET READY TO SIGN UP: ALERT SEATTLE COMING AUGUST 1
Be in the know next time disaster strikes! The City’s new emergency notification system, AlertSeattle, goes live on August 1. This free system allows you to receive real-time warning and customized alerts via text message, email, voice message and social media (Facebook, Twitter). Seattle Police Officers and Fire Fighters will have AlertSeattle information during National Night Out, August 4.