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National Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month 2023 Theme: “Take Control in 1, 2, 3”

This theme empowers everyone, especially older adults, to –
1) Assess their needs
2) Make a plan
3) Engage their support network to stay safe when disaster strikes

In a press release from September 5, 2023, Governor Lamont reminded residents of the important steps they can take to protect themselves in the event of an emergency, including making an emergency plan and an emergency kit. The Governor also encouraged residents to download the State’s CTPrepares app for more emergency preparedness tips.

You can read the full press release HERE.

Make a Plan
Build a Kit
Safety Skills

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Eastford Emergency Management Dept. Hosts Field Day




Bernard Dubb, Amateur Radio Operator

The Eastford Office of Emergency Management hosted Field Day on Saturday, June 24, 2023 at the Town Hall parking lot.

A working amateur radio station was operated by Eastford resident and amateur radio operator Bernard Dubb, KB1DGY. This was  a real-world demonstration of operations under emergency conditions. The public was invited to visit and learn more about amateur radio and its role as part of Eastford Emergency Management operations.


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