Please use the provided links as resources for fire safety, personal safety, preparedness and prevention techniques.
Seasonal Safety Tips:
Sign up for the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Emergency Alert System.
If you live or work in the City of Harrisonburg or Rockingham County you can now register for this free notification system which sends alerts about emergency-related events or life-threatening weather events such as a tornado or flash flood warning.
These alerts can be received in the form of a text message or a telephone call.
Do you have an emergency supply kit? In the past year, Harrisonburg experienced the summer derecho severe storms and extended power outages, the late October hurricane Sandy, and several March snow storms.
Every family needs supplies on hand for these situations. Start your emergency kit with these essential items:
Once you gather these basics, put them in waterproof containers that you can carry or roll in case you need to leave your home quickly.
Other items are useful in an emergency supply kit, to learn more, read the [27KB] article prepared by Virginia Department of Emergency Management or visit www.ReadyVirginia.gov.
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