CANCELLED Zombie Apocalypse – Nationwide Community / Neighborhood Exercise

Zombie Apocalypse – Nationwide Community / Neighborhood Exercise: The objective of each exercise is for participants, working as part of their organization’s team, to enhance their emergency management knowledge while strengthening their disaster preparedness and response capabilities. When: Saturday, April 29, 10am to 12pm Where: Hilyard Community Center, 2580 Hilyard St, Eugene, OR 97405 Zombie…

EWEB is taking orders for emergency water containers

by Joe Harwood, Eugene Water & Electric Board Eugene Water & Electric Board customers who want to prepare for earthquakes, forest fires or other emergencies that could interrupt the delivery of drinking water can now pre-order 3-gallon water storage containers at a discounted price. Starting on March 22 EWEB customers can pre-order 3-gallon bisphenol A-free water…

You Have a Disaster Plan

by Don Metheny, SEN CERT Lead We all have a plan.  It may be to do nothing.  It may be to do everything.  Or something in between.  It’s fine to have a plan.  But if you don’t put that plan into action at some point, what good is it?  So let’s be reasonable.  A little…

Weekend Ham Radio Class, March 25-26

Sat, Mar 25, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM Eugene, OR (location TBD) Saturday, 3/25: Class – 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sunday, 3/26: Class – 8 a.m. – noon, followed by license exam @ 2 p.m. Costs: The class is free. Administration of the license exam is through ARRL VEC and costs $15 (payable via…