ABC “Emergency Preparedness Links” from our General Meeting on July 21, 2021

We learned steps to protect our family and home with “Emergency Preparedness”:
* Eugene City Councilor for Ward 8 and former Fire Chief Randy Groves spoke about the importance of being prepared,
* We learned how to create our own Family plan,
* Fill our Go-bags,
* Sign up for EWEB’s Pledge to Prepare,
* Matt Albertson spoke about Emergency Communication,
* We learned how to prepare our home for Wildfire Defensible Space,
* Know where to find Your Evacuation Zone from the link,
* We learned about and/or Volunteer to Map Your Neighborhood & set up your Neighborhood Watch group.

Explore these “Emergency Preparedness Links” from our ABC General Meeting on July 21:

(There may be duplicates as I have included ALL the links that were provided to us.)

Make Your Family Plan:

For Building your Kit/Go-bag:

EWEB 12-month Pledge to Prepare:

Wildfires / Defensible Space:

Know your Evacuation Zone (enter your address in the link to find out your zone):

Map Your Neighborhood information: (Washington state started this program)

Neighborhood Watch program:

Links to Important Information from City Councilor and former Fire Chief Randy Groves:

Resources:·City of Eugene Emergency Preparedness –

·Lane County Emergency Preparedness –

·Lane County – Sign up for emergency notifications –

·EWEB Emergency Preparedness –

·Northwest Natural Emergency Preparedness –

Free FEMA Emergency Preparedness Publications·

Emergency Preparedness Kit:·Tips for building a budget friendly preparedness kit –

·Emergency Supply List –

Emergency Phone Numbers:

EMERGENCY call 9-1-1

Non-Emergency call 541-682-5111

Lane County Emergency Management (sign up to receive notifications):

Emergency Alerts & Apps:
 National Weather Service
 TripCheck Travel Conditions
 Flash Alert Newswire
 Earthquake Mobile App (scroll down to Alerts for Emergency Alerts)

American Red Cross Apps:
 First Aid
 Pet First Aid

Hazard Situation Overview Maps:

Alerting Tools   (Resources in hyperlinks)

Alerting Tools for emergency information in Lane Co, Ore.

YouTube, 66 min Zoom edit from two-hour meeting July 15, 2021 with Patence Winningham-Melcher speaking at “How Alert Are We?” with the Eugene Neighborhoods’ Preparedness Network (ENPN).

Lane County website Evacuation Information has a link to sign up for AlertSense, as well as the Evacuation and Alerts brochure to download.

Presentation PDFs: Alerting Tools, outreach slides  with live links.

Eugene area fire officials have released an interactive
Evacuation Zone Map from Eugene Springfield Fire

FEMA Heads-up:  8/11 Test of National Emergency Alert System 
(1 min EAS test described in 3 min video)

“Preparing Your Digital Go-Bag” FAN talk notes on Alerts & Apps, 2019

Prep Your Phone  – organizing contacts for you and others, etc.

Eugene Neighborhoods’ Preparedness Network, ENPN Info

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