Community Partners Help Residents Prepare for Hurricane Season
May 20, 2013
WHO: Capital Area Emergency Management Partners
WHAT: 2013 Hurricane Season Kickoff and Presentation of the Annual Hurricane Survival Guide
WHEN: Friday, May 24, 10 a.m.
WHERE: Capital Area Chapter, American Red Cross, 1115 Easterwood Drive
Capital Area Emergency Management Partners and local leaders will gather Friday, May 24, for a news conference to announce the upcoming hurricane season, the launch of the 2013 Hurricane Survival Guide and to re-emphasize the importance of hurricane preparedness.
The event will be held at 10 a.m. at the Capital Area Chapter of the American Red Cross, 1115 Easterwood Drive, and representatives from the Red Cross, the Leon County Board of County Commissioners, the Tallahassee City Commission, the Leon County Sheriff's Office, the National Weather Service-Tallahassee office, area emergency management and emergency response agencies will be in attendance.
For more information, please contact Katie Sherk, Director of Emergency Services for the Capital Area Chapter of the American Red Cross, at 850-878-6080 or Jon D. Brown, Leon County Director of Community and Media Relations, at 850-606-5300 or Alison Faris, Communications Manager, City of Tallahassee, at 850-891-8533.
Jon D. Brown, Leon County Community and Media Relations (850) 606-5300; Alison Faris, City of Tallahassee Communications Department (850) 891-8533