Learn how to be prepared for any disaster at the Disaster Preparedness Fair in Paonia Saturday, Aug. 18. Booths and displays on emergency kits, fire prevention, evacuation preparedness, flood preparedness and more will be set up at the Paonia Library, 80 Samuel Wade Road, from 2 to 5 p.m.
Detailed information will also be available on Delta County's Hazard Mitigation Plan.
Register your cell phones to be notified of local emergencies and learn about Delta County's hazard mitigation plan.
The Disaster Preparedness Fair is sponsored by Delta County Emergency Management in partnership with the Paonia Library, Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control, American Red Cross, Delta County Memorial Hospital, Paonia Fire Department, Paonia Police Department, Delta County Health Department and U.S. Forest Service.
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