Learn how to make an emergency toilet, operate an automated external defibrillator (AED), and other handy city life hacks at the Urban Survival Skills Fair on Sept. 30 next to Victory Heights Park. Hosted by Seattle Emergency Hubs, the fair will feature booths and information for those interested in emergency preparedness. http://seattleemergencyhubs.org/calendar-event/urban-survival-skills-fair-northeast-seattle/
Reduce the potential for damage to your home on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at PNA’s Earthquake Home Retrofit Class. Local retrofit expert Tony Holder will show you how to assess your home’s needs and how to use City of Seattle’s pre-engineered plans to permit and retrofit your home. Become an informed consumer or learn what you need to do a retrofit yourself. Register for the class at http://pna.nonprofitsoapbox.com/be-prepared/event/171.
Now that Thanksgiving is behind us, and I am out of my food coma, I can reflect upon our WCC meeting and share what the take away’s were. On Tuesday November 22nd, the OneLife Community Church at 3524 NE 95th Street, played host to the WCC monthly meeting. We had Caylen Beaty, from SDOT attend our meeting and provide us with a 10-15 minute presentation regarding the North Paving projects for 2018. We also had Pamela Bowe, from the Meadowbrook Community Council, speak to us regarding neighborhood HUBS and emergency preparedness. During Caylens presentation she explained what factors are going Read More …
The Washington State Earthquake Drill will be at 10:20 AM on Thursday, October 20th.
Plan ahead for the annual Night Out Against Crime to be held on Tuesday, August 2, 2016. Funds are available from the City of Seattle to support your block party.
The recent power failure in downtown Seattle was a good reminder about emergency preparedness.
Sustainable NE Seattle is offering training in how to network with your neighbors to help one another in the event of a disaster.