Thursday, August 06, 2009

Emergency Preparedness fair coming to Hollywood

The 18th Annual Emergency Preparedness Fair will be held on Tuesday, September 23, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Hollywood and Highland (6801 Hollywood Blvd.).

Organized by the City of Los Angeles Emergency Management Department and its partners, the fair brings together representatives from city, county, state agencies, and community partners to provide information and resources to help you prepare for emergencies such as earthquakes, fires, floods, and landslides. The event will feature information booths, emergency preparedness demonstrations, activities for children, an entertainment stage, and a food court.

For more information, click here or call (213) 978-2222. (Pictured here is the winning poster from the Emergency Preparedness Department's poster contest. The artist is Daniel Kim of Lawrence Middle School.)