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Port Hosts State’s Largest Security & Emergency Response Exercise

Port Hosts State’s Largest Security & Emergency Response Exercise

Blasts, sirens blazing, helicopters circling above head, mock triage centers, simulated oil spills, and over 20 emergency and law enforcement agencies descended on the Port of Hueneme today for the state’s largest security and emergency response exercise – Coastal Trident. “The Port’s Coastal Trident exercise is aimed to sharpen the collaborative response of our emergency […]

The great California shake out | Earthquake Safety

The great California shake out | Earthquake Safety

Millions of people worldwide will practice how to Drop, Cover, and Hold On on October 17* during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills. 2019 is the 12th ShakeOut, which began in southern California in 2008. Participating is a great way for your family or organization to be prepared to survive and recover quickly from big earthquakes– wherever you live, work, or travel. […]

Be Safe… BE Prepared! | Safety Fair May 18

Be Safe… BE Prepared! | Safety Fair May 18

Join Jacqui Irwin and the City of Thousand Oaks when they hold a Safety Fair on the lawn of the Civic Arts Plaza. Booths, Touch-a-Truck Safety Vehicles, Mounted Patrol, K9s, Miniature Therapy Horses, Demonstrations and more. If you are attending any of the Safety Fair Speaker Series Workshops, presented in the meeting rooms, fountain level, […]

City and County of Ventura Host Flood/Mud Preparedness Event and Expo

City and County of Ventura Host Flood/Mud Preparedness Event and Expo

Experts from Ventura County Sheriff’s Office of Emergency Services and Public Works Agency to discuss regional flood dangers, evacuation strategies for public (VENTURA COUNTY, Calif.) — The City of Ventura and experts from Ventura County’s Office of Emergency Services (OES) and Public Works Agency (VCPWA) will host a Flood and Mud Preparedness Event and Expo on Saturday, […]

Are You Rain Ready? ¿Está Usted “Listo para la Lluvia”?

Are You Rain Ready?  ¿Está Usted “Listo para la Lluvia”?

Oxnard, California – As the rainy season approaches, Oxnard residents are encouraged to prepare their homes and businesses. Taking action now can prevent damage and flooding when the rains arrive. Simply cleaning out gutters and downspouts can make a big difference. Clearing leaves and debris away from yard and storm drains can prevent them from […]