Build your personal emergency kit: Week 24
Date posted: March 21, 2014
It’s been 24 weeks since a snowstorm created power outages in the Sheridan area on October 4, 2013. How did you weather the outages?
The Sheridan Senior Center has published a weekly plan for assembling your personal family emergency kit and included tips on how to prepare for a possible emergency on a 24-week calendar plan. Thanks to Sheridan County Public Health for providing the plan. Here is Week 24 for your emergency at-home preparedness kit. Remember to rotate foodstuffs and to keep suggested food items one per individual in your family.
Week 24: Grocery Store
• Large plastic food bags
• Plastic wrap
• Aluminum foil
For more information on how to prepare yourself and your family for possible emergency situations, contact Dave Coleman, Sheridan County Emergency Management Coordinator at 307-675-2569 or 307-752-2174, by fax at 307-674-2909 or at 224 South Main St., Suite B-1 in Sheridan, Wyo.
Available any time of the day or night when a major emergency occurs.
You can also contact Coleman via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Source: Sheridan County Public Health