ACS 5th Saturday Drill

If you would like to watch our ACS partners in action (the Seattle Auxiliary Communication Service, Ham radio operators), they will be holding a “5th Saturday Drill” based out of their facility at North Seattle College.  If you would like to stop in and observe, go to the Bookstore’s back loading dock and look for […]

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Monthly Hub Captains Meeting

Regular monthly meeting, with lots on the agenda and we will have a guest; Jill Watson, City of Seattle – Sheltering discussion (part 2). Doors will open at 6:30. Please note the new location! We will be in the Multi Purpose room

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Great work by Lake City Hub!

Mayor Murray stops by Lake City Hub Table Lake City community groups held a big open house on Jan. 27 to showcase the work of the neighborhood groups and associations.  Sandy Motzer and Susanna Cunningham were there to talk to people about emergency preparedness and the Lake City Hub at the Fred Meyer parking lot.  […]

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Hub Table at Lake City Community Conversation

Lake City Community Lake City will have their first Community Conversation on this date and the Lake City Hub will be participating. They will have information about personal preparedness, the SNAP program and talk with folks about how the Hub works. This event is sponsored by Lake City Future First

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Community Disaster Skills Workshop

Key Training Skills This workshop provides training on key skills needed after a disaster and more in depth instruction on key preparedness actions. Participants will rotate through four stations, with each lasting 30 minutes.   This Workshop covers the following topics: -Fire Extinguisher Use -Utility Control -Building a Kit -Water Storage and Purification   Date:  […]

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PhinneyWood Hubs Public Meeting:

PhinneyWood Hubs, the neighborhood disaster preparedness group, will hold its next public meeting to launch the “Unified Neighborhood Response” program, which brings together households, Watch Block teams, and Emergency Hubs in a coordinated system to respond to a major earthquake or other disaster.   The meeting will feature: ● Reports From the Field: Block Leaders […]

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City of Seattle 2015 Activities

Important Emergency Planning documents The end of 2015 was a busy time for the City of Seattle Office of Emergency Management. The OEM Director, Barb Graff, gave a briefing to the City Council on Oct 26, several pieces of important Emergency Planning documents were updated by legislative action and they produced their year end report. […]

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Seattle Dept of Transportation Disaster Planning

Winter Weather is Coming! If you were unable to attend the SDOT presentation in October 2015, please take a look at this detailed presentation to view how the Seattle Department of Transportation will respond in the event of bad weather affecting road conditions.     For those of you unable to attend the below session, […]

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West Seattle Hub Captains year end meeting

Year end meeting The West Seattle Hub Captains will review activities from 2015 and plan their events for 2016. This will be a working meeting, but call if you have an interest in the Hub Captain activities.

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