This past month the Town of Huntington hosted a Preparedness Training Course given by Governor Cuomo’s Office and Homeland Security & Emergency Services. We, as families, and as a community cannot prevent emergencies, but there are some simple things we can do to be better prepared! An emergency can be a natural disaster such as a flood or winter storm, a power outage or a terrorist act.
Two actions that you can take to become better prepared to protect yourself and your family are to develop an emergency plan, and prepare a portable cache of emergency supplies that can be used at home or at work. Learn about the types of emergencies or hazards that may affect your community, and about community emergency plans that are in place and how you will be notified of an event. Read More