On Saturday, the area will host Urban Shield: Boston, a 24-hour training exercise that simulates large-scale public safety incidents in the metro-Boston area. Urban Shield: Boston will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday and conclude at 8 a.m. Sunday. It will include personnel from the City of Boston, (including Boston Police, Fire, and EMS) Metro-Boston Homeland Security Region, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA), the Conference of…Continue
Added by Joseph Porcelli (Chief Neighbor) on November 1, 2012 at 1:38pm — No Comments
1. Power lines: When returning home, walk around outside first; check for downed power lines, gas leaks and structural damage. Do not enter if you smell gas.
2. Water safety: Listen to local officials for reports if water is safe to drink/safe to use to prepare food. …Continue
Added by Joseph Porcelli (Chief Neighbor) on November 1, 2012 at 11:54am — No Comments