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Spokane emergency officials clarify evacuation guidelines, provide list of items to take


August 16, 2018

Greater Spokane Emergency Management

Residents should be prepared to follow the above evacuation guidelines when notified to do so during an emergency.

Greater Spokane Emergency Management officials want the public to know what evacuation levels mean - and what to take with them when told to leave.

The county agency has released a set of evacuation guidelines and an "emergency evacuation grab and go list" it hopes all residents will find helpful should conditions arise where they need to be prepared to leave their homes. The information is particularly applicable to residents in what GSEM program specialist Gerry Bozarth refers to as the urban/wild land interface - areas of the county most impacted by wildfires.

Bozarth said Spokane County...

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