I-10 reopened, residents no longer asked to shelter in place
Interstate 10 has reopened and residents in the area are no longer being asked to shelter in place following a Wednesday morning wreck involving a tanker carrying ethanol, according to information from the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office and the Texas Department of Transportation. A spokesperson with TxDOT said the highway reopened about 2:15 a.m. in both directions.
Homeless Shelters Should Be a Place to Heal
The trauma, emotional and physical pain that comes with homelessness can only be addressed by employing love and compassion.
Portland residents voice concerns ahead of vote for new homeless shelter
PORTLAND (WGME) - The controversy continues on where to place Portland's next homeless shelter. The Portland City Council narrowed down proposals to two locations and could vote on a final proposal on Monday. However, both locations have city leaders and residents torn. "This is a serious commitment and we need to make sure we do it right," said Portland resident Stephanie Neuts.
How To Cope With Sheltering in Place
This fact sheet provides tips for coping with sheltering in place. It explains common reactions when sheltering in place, and provides recommendations for caring for oneself and the family.
How to Shelter-in-Place
Easy steps on how to Shelter-in-Place, Pasos sencillos sobre cómo refugiarse en el sitio
How to shelter-in-place
When conditions in the air might be dangerous, FEMA has steps you need to take to keep your family safe
Pasadena leaders explain why there's no shelter-in-place there
"We are getting no levels above normal here in the Pasadena area," city leaders say.
10 small Florida towns Miami residents need to visit
Miami can be a relaxing and beautiful place but for many residents it's too busy to provide a relaxed staycation. So we're looking elsewhere in Florida.
Highway 101 reopened, shelter-in-place orders rescinded in Santa Rosa
Highway 101 reopened and a shelter-in-place order in Santa Rosa was rescinded about 90 minutes after a traffic accident, authorities said The entire north campus of Kaiser Permanente in Santa Rosa was evacuated Wednesday afternoon after the crash involving an oxygen tanker truck, authorities said The Santa Rosa Police Department issued an emergency alert at 3:03 p.m. to avoid the area of 3925 Old Redwood Highway,…
Learn How to Shelter in Place at Home
Information on preparing for public health emergencies from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Get a kit, make a plan, and be informed.
What to do during a shelter-in-place
The 60: Know what to do during a shelter-in-place and how to file a claim if you're impacted by the ITC fire.
Dearborn, Dearborn Heights opening emergency shelters again for residents without power starting...
Shelter Residents Learn to Put Their Experience to Work
Some people who have lived in homeless shelters are training to work in them, as the ranks of homeless people and the demand for skilled, empathetic workers grow.
Staying Put During a Disaster: How to Shelter in Place
Choosing to take shelter during a disaster is a necessary step for survival. Shelter-in-place is a precautionary measure and one of the instructions you may be given in an emergency, whether it’s a severe weather alert, or a chemical, biological, or radiological contamination that may have been released into the atmosphere. During some disasters, evacuating …
What Is the Difference Between Shelter in Place and Lockdown?
It is important to determine suitable shelter-in-place locations and lockdown rooms in a facility before an incident. Knowing what characteristics make a room more conducive to shelter in place or secure in place (lockdown) helps to avoid danger during an incident. Shelter-in-place and secure-in-place (or lockdown) notifications are based on the pending threat to the …
Miami City Ballet
“Ballet is so hard. It’s hard on your body, and it’s hard on your mind… we’re constantly pushing ourselves.” For its 30th Anniversary Season, Miami City Ball...
DNR gives advice on how to prevent spread of oak wilt disease
(WPBN/WGTU)-- The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is reminding residents that they can hep prevent the spread of oak wilt disease this spring. The DNR says April 15 marks the beginning of the yearly window when oak wilt can be transmitted from dis
Your shelter or mine? How homeless relationships blossom in unlikely places
Falling in love without a roof over your head presents unique challenges, and is rarely researched or discussed. But couples are still forging lasting bonds
South Austin residents expressing concerns about proposed Ben White homeless shelter
1112 West Ben White Boulevard is an approximately 26,000-square-foot building identified by City of Austin staff as being an ideal location for a homeless shelter.
A new south Sacramento homeless shelter? Residents ask councilman pointed questions
About 100 south Sacramento residents showed up to a community meeting Tuesday, many to voice concerns that a proposed homeless shelter at the Florin light rail station could increase crime or decrease property values.