October is here, and with the change in seasons comes Bonfires, pumpkin spice drinks, and for emergency management; preparedness. While this time of year is a good time to update your home and vehicles Emergency Kit, it is also important to know what you need to do during Earthquakes. October is the month we ask everyone to participate in the Great Central US Shake-Out. This is a multistate Earthquake drill that will be held on October 20, 2022 at 10:20am local time.
Please use the links below to register your business or home as a participant. More than one million people across the central United States participate in this drill, shouldn’t you? Please join us by sharing your drill experience on our Facebook page.
- Nicholas Tietsort,
Director of Cole County/Jefferson City
Office of Emergency Management