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Neighborhood Preparedness

Neighborhood preparedness refers to a neighborhood-wide effort to share the training, education and resources that each person has in order to prepare in advance for disaster on a collective level.


Evacuations are conducted to save lives and allow responding personnel to focus on the emergency at hand.

“Be Ready, Be Set, Go”

It is important to be familiar with “Be Ready, Be Set, Go” – a statewide evacuation system used to notify communities facing a threat, or potential threat, to lives and property.