This blog is for sharing general, educational information. It is not a source of real time disaster updates or reporting. However, there are links to other sites, conveniently located in the Incident Tracker box to the right of your screen (scroll down).

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Neighborhood Cafe website about saving our fire and EMS service

This is another website that gives more information about the issue and makes it easy to contact your supervisor.

Change.org petition to save 95033 fire and EMS service.

Please sign this petition. The Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors will vote on December 13th on a set of proposals, one of which is the elimination of the Santa Cruz County Fire Program.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

LPFR Annual BBQ Fundraiser - Sunday June 5th 11am - 4 pm

Ya'll come on out, see your neighbors, enjoy food, fun, and win great raffle prizes!

Logan Utah Block Captain Manual

Seems like kind of a blend of CERT and MYN (Map Your Neighborhood)

Friday, March 11, 2011

Talking to Kids About Disasters

These are tips from experts on how to talk to kids about the devastating reports and images of disasters they see or hear in the media.

Tsunami definitions

In case you want to study up on the difference between Tsunami Warning, Advisory, Watch, and Information.

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Snow Accumulation, Power Outages expected

Click on the index label "preparedness" (to the right and scroll down a bit) to find links to FEMA and Red Cross suggestions for winter storm preparedness.