Information from Mass 211 and MEMA

MESSAGE FROM GOVERNOR BAKER REGARDING STATE OFFICE CLOSINGS

Monday, February 8 - Due to the snowstorm, Governor Baker requests that all state offices located east of Worcester County (see list below) will be closed and all Executive Branch 'emergency personnel' who work or live in counties east of Worcester County (Middlesex, Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Plymouth, Bristol, Barnstable, Dukes & Nantucket Counties) should stay home on Monday.


MEMA ENCOURAGES PARTICIPATION IN THE 2015 GREAT NORTHEAST SHAKEOUT

FRAMINGHAM, MA - On October 15, 2015 at 10:15 a.m. millions of people across the world in schools,
businesses, government offices, organizations, and households will participate in the Great ShakeOut Earthquake
Drill. This drill will provide an opportunity to practice "Drop, Cover, and Hold On". read more


MASSACHUSETTS EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS MONTH

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Over the last month, the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) has
encouraged individuals, families and communities to prepare for disasters by being informed, developing emergency
plans, and assembling critical supplies in disaster kits. As Massachusetts Emergency Preparedness Month comes
to a close, MEMA is promoting the importance of "Getting Involved" in building community resilience. read more

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