The City of Mercer Island partners with the community to prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters.
Catastrophes happen. Are you prepared?
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Contact Emergency Manager Jennifer Franklin at 206-275-7905 or email@example.com.
The mission of Mercer Island Emergency Preparedness is to have Mercer Island be self sufficient for 7 days.
MON (10/13, 4:30pm) UPDATE: Boil Water Recovery + Dine Local
(Mercer Island, WA) – 4:30pm, Mon Oct 13 --
The City of Mercer Island has officially launched a “Dine Local” campaign to encourage community support of restaurants impacted financially by the recent Boil-Water Advisory, which ended on Thursday, October 9. Through advertising, social media, ... Read more...
FRI (10/10, 3:30pm) UPDATE: Clean Tests + Expert Review Underway
(Mercer Island, WA) – 3:30pm, Fri Oct 10 --
For the eighth day in a row, the latest water-sample test results are clear: all samples revealed no presence of E. Coli or Total Coliform. This brings the total number of samples collected to almost 150 over the past 8 days.
Expert review by w... Read more...
THURS (10/9, 3:30pm) UPDATE: Clean Tests + More Maps
(Mercer Island, WA) – 3:30pm, Thurs Oct 9 --
For the seventh day in a row, the latest water-sample test results are clear: all 18 samples revealed no presence of E. Coli or Total Coliform, and chlorine levels were adequate. This brings the total number of samples collected to more than 125 ... Read more...
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Community Emergency Response Team Classes (CERT)
Tuesday, October 21, 2014Tuesday Sept. 16 begins Mercer Island's Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Course for 2014. This CERT Course will be held weekly on Tuesday Evenings from 6:30PM to 9:30PM at the City Hall Council Chambers, 9611 SE 36th St.
The CERT Review and Test will be held Saturday Novem... Read more...
Emergency Volunteer Lead Quarterly Meeting
Thursday, October 23, 2014This meeting is held quarterly on the third Thursday of the month from 11:00AM to 1:00PM in the City Hall Council Chambers, 9611 SE 36th St.
Meetings consist of team leads from the following committees, but all interested emergency volunteers are welcome to attend:
Disaster Medical, ... Read more...
Mercer Island CERT Search & Rescue
Monday, November 03, 2014Please join the Mercer Island CERT Search & Rescue Volunteers for Team Training from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the North Fire Station, 3030 78th Ave SE. These meeting/ training sessions are the first Monday of every month at the North Fire Station. Everyone is welcome.
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