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Palo Alto neighbors build networks to brace for quakes, floods and fires

Original post made on Apr 7, 2023

A network of volunteers is preparing for the next big quake, fire or other disaster by knocking on doors, getting to know their neighbors and creating advance strategies should first responders become strapped.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, April 7, 2023, 6:59 AM

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Posted by AnnetteG
a resident of Midtown
on Apr 7, 2023 at 12:08 pm

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Nice article Chris on an important topic. Thank ypu
We can always use more volunteers!
For those who are interested, a better link is
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Posted by Fred Griffin
a resident of another community
on Apr 7, 2023 at 12:25 pm

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Doesn't Palo Alto have a civil defense organization to serve these needs?

Posted by Paly02
a resident of Crescent Park
on Apr 7, 2023 at 4:26 pm

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Not to mention, when emergency services are overwhelmed, folks with special needs (e.g. seniors, folks with disability) will have an even harder time accessing care. This is important work you are doing!

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