Get informed NOWon what you need to know about planning for an Emergency, whether created by extreme weather or man-made. Go to the Tompkins County Red Cross & CU Cooperative Extension for information.
Attend the next Emergency Preparedness Expo in late Feb. or early March. 1999.
Make plans NOW for your immediate family members in planning for disaster both with and without electricity.
Join your local West Danby Fire Department NOW as either an active volunteer to be trained for such emergencies or as a trained inactive volunteer to help manage the shelter during such an emergency. Meetings every first Monday of the month at 7 PM, Fire Hall.
Take Tompkins County Red Cross disaster classes NOW SO YOU ARE PREPARED TO RUN OUR SHELTER DURING SUCH AN EMERGENCY!
Look at our list of donations needed and see if you can help to create this in West Danby..............CLEAN BLANKETS, SHEETS, PILLOWS, NEW MEDICAL SUPPLIES, BABY SUPPLIES, FOOD THAT WE CAN'T GET FROM THE FEDS TO STOCK OUR SHELTER, COTS, WHEELCHAIRS, STORAGE CONTAINERS, AND MUCH MUCH MORE!
We need to know who has wood or coal heat, who has generators, who needs special help before and emergency so we can plan their needs into our town emergency plans, who has snow mobiles, who has snow removing equipment and so on. Just drop us a note at the W. Danby fire station. We will have more information for you later!