Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) newsletter

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Quarterly siren test for North Anna Power Station set for Nov. 19

VDEM Press Release

10501 Trade Court
Richmond, Virginia 23226

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Nov. 12, 2014

CONTACT: Dawn Eischen
(804)  897-9730 or (804) 674-2400
dawn.eischen@vdem.virginia.gov

Get Ready for Winter Weather!

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Get Ready for Winter Weather!
Winter Preparedness Week in Virginia is Nov. 29-Dec. 5

Volunteers needed Sunday to assist with search for Hannah Graham

VDEM Press Release

10501 Trade Court
Richmond, Virginia 23226

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Oct. 17, 2014

CONTACT: For Media Inquires Only: Dawn Eischen
 (804) 674-2400
dawn.eischen@vdem.virginia.gov

Gov. McAuliffe proclaims Oct. 16 as Earthquake ShakeOut Day

VDEM Press Release

10501 Trade Court
Richmond, Virginia 23226

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 9, 2014

CONTACT: Dawn Eischen
(804) 897-9730 or (804) 674-2400
dawn.eischen@vdem.virginia.gov

Gov. McAuliffe proclaims Oct. 16 as Earthquake ShakeOut Day

Virginians can still sign up for annual earthquake drill

Volunteers can help in search for Hannah Graham

VDEM Press Release

10501 Trade Court
Richmond, Virginia 23226

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Sept. 18, 2014

CONTACT: Dawn Eischen
(804)  897-9730 or (804) 674-2400
dawn.eischen@vdem.virginia.gov

New GIS map shows hurricane storm surge risk

VDEM Press Release

10501 Trade Court
Richmond, Virginia 23226

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Sept. 17, 2014

CONTACT: Dawn Eischen
(804)  897-9730 or (804) 674-2400
dawn.eischen@vdem.virginia.gov

Get Ready to ShakeOut!

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Virginians can join in multi-state earthquake drill Oct. 16

People in Virginia can learn about earthquake safety and participate in a multi-state, simultaneous earthquake drill set for Thursday, Oct. 16, at 10:16 a.m.

Whether at home, school, work or at play, participate in the ShakeOut and learn how to DROP, COVER AND HOLD ON, which is the safe response to an earthquake in the U.S.

Surry Power Station will test emergency alert sirens Sept. 10

VDEM Press Release

10501 Trade Court
Richmond, Virginia 23226

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Sept. 4, 2014

CONTACT: Dawn Eischen
(804)  897-9730 or (804) 674-2400
dawn.eischen@vdem.virginia.gov

Mineral quake anniversary serves as reminder to register for Great SouthEast ShakeOut drill

VDEM Press Release

10501 Trade Court
Richmond, Virginia 23226

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Aug. 14, 2014

CONTACT: Dawn Eischen
(804)  897-9730 or (804) 674-2400
dawn.eischen@vdem.virginia.gov

Don’t Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today

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Don’t Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today

September is National Preparedness Month – Join America’s PrepareAthon!

You and your family need to be prepared for emergencies. Most Virginians know that, but they haven’t completed an emergency plan or participated in an exercise or drill to test their plan. But it’s never too late!

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