410-723-6616 – 6501 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, MD
Ocean City to hold Community Hurricane Preparedness Town Hall meeting
Ocean City, MD – A Community Hurricane Preparedness town hall meeting will be held 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, 13 May 2015 in the City Hall Council Chambers, 3rd Street and Baltimore Avenue. The public is encouraged to attend this town hall meeting during National Hurricane Awareness Week.
This is an opportunity for citizens to learn more about hurricane preparedness, including how Ocean City tracks storms, evacuation planning, shelters and individual and family preparedness planning. “Ocean City has a comprehensive emergency operations plan for the community and we continue to urge our citizens to have plans for their households,” Ocean City Emergency Services Director Joe Theobald said. “This community meeting provides an excellent opportunity for families to find out how they can be prepared during hurricane season.”
Director Theobald will be joined by personnel from Ocean City Emergency Management and the Department of Planning and Community Development, who will address issues regarding preparedness, mitigation planning and flood insurance issues. For more information about the hurricane preparedness town hall meeting, call 410-723-6616.