Why is planning so important?
It is everyone’s responsibility to be prepared for emergencies. Initially, emergency services will be consumed with responding to the disaster. It is up to each of us to prepare. Planning in advance will help you, your family and friends manage an emergency in a calm and effective way, which will help keep you safe.

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1. Does the city have a resident alert system?
2. How do I register for the city's alert/priority notification system? (Swift911)
3. What is emergency preparedness?
4. What's the difference between emergency preparedness and emergency response?
5. Why is planning so important?
6. What should people do to prepare for an emergency?
7. In an emergency, is evacuation always the answer?
8. What does shelter in place mean?
9. What is in an Emergency Kit?