FEMA http://publicradioeast.org en Local Emergency Management Are Preparing For Active Hurricane Season http://publicradioeast.org/post/local-emergency-management-are-preparing-active-hurricane-season <p>Whether it’s storm surge models or hurricane warnings and watches, distributing information to the public is top priority during hurricanes or tropical storms.&nbsp; Local elected officials, weather service offices, the media, and County Emergency Management offices all play an integral role in keeping the public safe during severe weather.&nbsp; This week, Lee Jenkins examines how county emergency management help keep the public informed before, during and after a storm.</p> Fri, 31 May 2013 16:10:19 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 15345 at http://publicradioeast.org