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Resolve to be READY - February 2015
   Hearts that say prepare:
    Follow these important steps, Make a Plan Build a Kit  Help Others
    Consider being an emergency volunteer this year
    Preparedness for winter travel from WA Dept. of Transportation
    Winter Wise in Pierce County-
County Road maintenance
    Public Transportation user? Winter wise on the bus or train
    Earthquake Structural Retrofit Class: Gig Harbor Feb 10

Know what to do to be winter wise
 (click on the BE prepared icon to take the first step to preparedness):
 winter_wise_icons_2014_Be Prepared.jpg Winter Weather in the Northwest can include heavy rain, power outages, snow, icy roads, being stuck in a car  or a bus for hours or worse yet, maybe walking home in very bad weather.

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Pierce County is a sponsor of Take Winter by Storm, check out some easy to use guides for getting prepared this new year!

See winter focused kit lists for home and car.
Check out Take Winter by Storm on You tube for informative videos.

Pierce County Preparedness Programs and Services
Preparation tools   

Other resources 


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Tacoma, WA 98409

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