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Emergency Support Team (VEST) Status Green, Steady State

VEOC Activation Status: Green, Steady State

Nuclear Power Stations Transitioning to IPAWS

Nuclear Power Stations Transitioning to IPAWS

For those who live within a 10-mile radius of the North Anna Power Station (NAPS) and Surry Power Station (SPS), their alert sirens will soon be replaced with the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS), which has two methods for alerting the public. The...

Virtual Event: Family Preparedness Night

WHEN: May 4, 2022 at 7 PM Join VDEM for a virtual Family Preparedness Night! Geared toward elementary school students and their families, preparedness and disaster experts will teach your family about different disasters that can happen in Virginia, and how we can...