Are you prepared for an earthquake or other natural disaster? Join us on Thursday, September 1 for Concord's Emergency Preparedness Fair, and pick up useful information and free giveaways from local emergency service organizations.
The fair will be held in conjunction with Concord's Music & Market concert series in Todos Santos Plaza. The farmers' market begins at 4 p.m., the fair starts at 5 p.m., and local bands The New Frantics and Garageland Rodeo will be playing between 6:30 and 8 p.m.
The fair will feature representatives from the Contra Costa Fire Protection District (ConFire) and HAZMAT team, the American Red Cross, the Concord Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), the Concord LISTOS program, the Concord Auxiliary Emergency Radio Services (CARES), various support organizations, and several emergency supplies vendors.
Learn How To:
- Use a fire extinguisher
- Shut off your utilities
- Access short wave radio communication
- Contact 911 Dispatch
- Concord Police Department
- Contra Costa Fire & HAZMAT
- American Red Cross Concord CERT
- Concord LISTOS
- Auxilary Emergency Radio
- Home Depot
Download the flyer.