NYCEM, CB10 Host Emergency Preparedness Go Bag Giveaways

Matthew Cruz (l) CB 10 district manager and Yokarina Duarte (r) NYCEM director for Intergovernmental Affairs gave residents go bags and educational literature.
Photo by Aracelis Batista

NYC Emergency Management and Community Board 10 co-hosted two Emergency Preparedness Go Bag Giveaways events on Thursday, August 22 at Amendola Plaza and Tuesday, August 27 at Preston High School. The NYCEM Mobile Office Hours educated and engaged Bronxites in emergency preparedness and on how to beat the summer heat.

(l-r) FEMA’s Katrina Barnes, Jose Davila and Lesly Almanzar helped residents sign up for important programs and learn about vital resources.
Photo by Fernando Justiniano

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