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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Nationwide Test of the Emergency Alert System Rescheduled For October 3

The Federal Emergency Management Agency will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) on Oct 3. The WEA portion begins at 1:18pm and the EAS portion follows at 1:20pm local time.

The test was rescheduled from September 20 due to ongoing response efforts to Hurricane Florence. The test will assess the operational readiness of the infrastructure for distribution of a national message and determine whether technological improvements ...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

"Surviving and Active Shooter Event" Sept 27, Itasca Village Hall

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The National Safety Council and the Itasca Police Department will present a community training event September 27, 6-8pm at the Itasca Village Hall. Participants will learn preparations, options, plan and actions in the event of an active shooter.

Chances are slim that you will encounter an Active Shooter event.  While you are 700 times more likely to die in a car crash than an active shooter event, safety is about being prepared. There are smart actions you can take to improve your chance...

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