Allison Tabiando Heather Kelly
Public Works Emergency Management
2016 Flood, Wind, Snow and Ice Resources for Snohomish County Residents
Safety reminders and resources for fall and winter weather
EVERETT, Wash., October 13, 2016 – The autumn and winter seasons mean it’s time for Snohomish County residents and commuters to be prepared for inclement weather. With the potential of floods, windstorms, snow or ice, the county’s departments of Emergency Management (DEM) and Public Works offer the following weather safety tips and resources.
Safety tips and reminders:
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About Snohomish County Public Works
The Snohomish County Public Works Department employs approximately 600 staff members that develop and maintain county roads; control and manage surface water quantity, quality, and fish habitats; and oversee the recycling and disposal of solid waste. The department’s main office is located at 3000 Rockefeller Ave., Everett, WA 98201. For more information about Snohomish County Public Works, visit www.snohomishcountywa.gov/PublicWorks.
About the Snohomish County Department of Emergency Management
The Snohomish County Department of Emergency Management (DEM) partners with jurisdictions and agencies throughout the county to assess, prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters. DEM’s staff members ensure our emergency management plans are up to date and, when necessary, activate the County’s Emergency Coordination Center. For more information about DEM, visit http://www.snohomishcountywa.gov/EmergencyManagement.