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Injury Prevention and Emergency Preparedness for Older Adults

If you are an older adult living in the community, you may face some challenges during an emergency. For example, you may have mobility problems, or chronic health conditions, or […]

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Emergency Alert Test Scheduled for Wednesday, October 4 at 2:20PM

According to a press release issued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System will take place on October 4, 2023 at 2:20 […]

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Hurricane Lee: Situational Report #003 – Final Report

Published on: September 16, 2023 Date of Release: Saturday, September 16, 2023 Time of release: 1:00 PM Incident or Event Overview Situation The BCREPC held its final storm coordination meeting […]

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Hurricane Lee: Situational Report #002

Date of Release: Friday, September 15, 2023 Time of release: 12:30 PM Incident or Event Overview Situation The BCREPC held a storm coordination meeting Friday, September 15th at 10:00 AM […]

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Hurricane Lee: Situational Report #001

Date of Release: September 14, 2023 Time of release: 5:00 PM Incident or Event Overview Situation The BCREPC held a storm coordination meeting Thursday, September 14th at 1:00 PM to […]

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9/13/23 Afternoon Update: Hurricane Lee

This afternoon, the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) hosted a daily statewide coordination call with local officials regarding the storm track and potential impacts of Hurricane Lee. Forecasted conditions were […]

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Hurricane Lee a Timely Participant in Emergency Preparedness Month

We’re now into our second week of Emergency Preparedness Month and Hurricane Lee has arrived in the Atlantic to provide a bit of helpful emphasis on our messaging. And while […]

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Governor Healey Proclaims September “Emergency Preparedness Month”

Governor Maura Healey has proclaimed September 2023 to be Emergency Preparedness Month to highlight the importance of emergency preparedness and to encourage planning for disasters and other types of emergencies. […]

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Wildfires in Hawaii are a Cautionary Tale for Emergency Preparedness on Cape Cod

On Tuesday August 8th, coincidentally the same day Cape Cod was impacted by torrential rain and an isolated tornado, residents and visitors of an island community in the extreme western […]

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