For Immediate Release
Contact: Scott Oxarart
775.328.2414 or 775.276.1021
Reno, Nev. Sept. 19, 2019 - The 2019 Disaster Preparedness Fair is this Friday, Sept. 20, at the Food Truck Friday event at Idlewild Park.
Come down to enjoy delicious food as well as grab a free Go Bag and emergency hand-crank radio, talk with emergency preparedness experts and celebrate National Preparedness Month. Families can learn the basics of preparing for a disaster, which are:
- Make a Plan
- Assemble a Kit
- Stay Informed
The event is being hosted by the Washoe County Health District, Washoe County Emergency Manager, Nevada State Contractors Board, University of Nevada, Reno, Cooperative Extension, Washoe County School District, American Red Cross Pet First Aid and Living With Fire.
More information on emergency preparedness can be found on the Washoe County website. Free items will be in limited supply.