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Downey conducting earthquake drill

DOWNEY – The city of Downey is participating in the Great California ShakeOut next Thursday, Oct. 17, evacuating all major public buildings as part of a state-wide earthquake drill.
City Hall, police and fire stations, the library, senior center and space center will all be evacuated at 10:17 a.m.
Crews will complete windshield damage assessments throughout the city, and City Hall will activate its emergency operations center and perform a tabletop exercise incorporating simulated earthquake scenarios.

Published: Oct. 10, 2013 – Volume 12 – Issue 26

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