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Be Prepared, Not Scared

Post Date:08/28/2019 5:14 PM

National Preparedness Month (NPM), recognized each September, is an opportunity to learn how to prepare for disasters and plan for an emergency. This NPM will focus on planning, with an overarching theme of “Prepared, Not Scared.” Annual wildfires and monsoons every year are a reminder of the importance of preparing for disasters. Often, residents in their communities will be the first ones to take action after a disaster strikes and before first responders arrive, so it is important to prepare in advance to help yourself and your community. Peoria will be providing emergency preparedness tips throughout the month of September on social media and our website. For more information on preparing for an emergency, go to

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