Staff Report for The Island Connection
The annual local “Disaster Awareness Day” sponsored by the towns of Kiawah Island and Seabrook Island will be held June 11 at the Seabrook Island Club.
This event, open to all, combines an informational half-day program with displays by vendors and emergency service first responders. Lunch will be provided and there will be prize drawings interspersed throughout the program sessions.
The program will be a mix of expert presentations and question and answer sessions all relating to emergency preparedness topics including event notifications; evacuation, return and clean-up; role of the Salvation Army; earthquakes; and, building codes and flood insurance.