Information from Mass 211 and MEMA

GOVERNOR BAKER PROCLAIMS "HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS

FRAMINGHAM, MA - Governor Charlie Baker has proclaimed July 17-23, 2016 to be Hurricane Preparedness Week (http://www.mass.gov/eopss/docs/mema/hurricane-preparedness-week-2016.pdf) to promote the importance of preparing for the potential impacts hurricanes and
tropical storms can have on the Commonwealth's residents, homes, businesses and infrastructure. In addition to preparing for the strong and damaging winds that are associated with hurricanes and tropical storms, the Commonwealth's residents must also prepare for destructive and potentially deadly coastal flooding from storm surge and inland flooding from torrential rainfall. Indeed, flooding accounts for the majority of storm-related deaths during tropical storms and hurricanes.. read more


MASSACHUSETTS PREPARES TO ENTER THE 2016 HURRICANE SEASON

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Today marks the official start of the Atlantic
Hurricane Season which runs from June 1st through November 30th.
While historically the vast majority of tropical storms and hurricanes
that have impacted our region occurred during the months of August
and September, it remains important to begin preparing yourself, your family, your home and assets, and your business now. .read more

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