2018 Pasco County Disaster Expo set for June 9
LAND O’ LAKES ---- The Pasco County Division of Emergency Management is hosting the 2018 Disaster Expo Saturday, June 9, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Land O’Lakes Recreation Complex, located at 3032 Collier Parkway, in Land O’Lakes.
The Disaster Expo will provide property and life-saving information in a fun, upbeat environment designed for the whole family.
“Don’t wait until a disaster happens – prepare now,” said Assistant County Administrator for Public Safety Kevin Guthrie. “From having an evacuation plan – to making sure you have the insurance coverage you need, the Disaster Expo is the perfect opportunity to make sure your family is prepared for any type of disaster.”
Representatives from various Pasco County departments and agencies, as well as local businesses will be available at the 2018 Disaster Expo to help you:
Plan for evacuations
Protect homes and businesses
Prepare go-kits for people and pets
Register for special needs assistance
Learn how to get involved
Kids can take part in activities like creating go-kits with things you already have around the house – while parents talk with disaster preparedness experts. You can also pick up a copy of the 2018 Disaster Planning Guide, which includes updated evacuation zones.
For more information about preparing for disasters – including how to sign up for emergency notifications through Alert Pasco – please visit the Pasco County Division of Emergency Management website at: pascoemergencymanagement.com.