Posts Tagged ‘hurricanes’

2015 Savannah Citywide Hurricane Exercise

Posted on: April 20th, 2015 by Jessica Unger | Savannah, GA

On April 28, the City of Savannah, Georgia, will hold its annual Hurricane Exercise at the Savannah Civic Center, 8:30am–2:30pm. This year, the exercise includes four breakout groups, including one intended specifically for historical and cultural sites to discuss their plans, concerns, and intentions for re-entering and assessing facilities in Savannah after a major hurricane. An overview of the exercise, including a tentative agenda is available for download here. For more information about the exercise, contact Dan Stowers, Emergency Management Director for the City of Savannah.



Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science featured in Emergency Management Magazine

Posted on: November 4th, 2014 by Jessica Unger | Miami, FL

The Frost Museum of Science, an AFR Miami member, was recently featured in an article highlighting their efforts to educate patrons, offering them a chance to view the inner workings of hurricanes — and get a feel for flying into one.  The article is available here.