Ready Riverside Preparedness Fair This Saturday

Published: 09/08/2017


Mark D. Annas 

Emergency Services Administrator




Ready Riverside Preparedness Fair This Saturday 


What:  6th Annual Ready Riverside Emergency Preparedness Fair

When:  Saturday September 9th from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Where:  Galleria at Tyler Mall, 1299 Galleria at Tyler, Riverside, CA 92503 (Parking lot on south side of JC Penny.


Part of National Preparedness Month the 6th Annual Ready Riverside Emergency Preparedness Fair offers tips on developing a family emergency plan and a chance to learn how local emergency services respond to disasters.  Demonstrations by search and rescue and Police K9 will be available. Fire engines, police vehicles, RPD Air1 helicopter and kidsFire Safety trailer will be on display. Partners from Emergency Management, Fire, Police, EMS, Utilities, Red Cross, transportation, and Operation Life Saver will be in attendance. 

About Riverside OEM:

The City of Riverside's Office of Emergency Management (OEM), also known as the City of Riverside Fire Department’s Emergency Services Division administers a comprehensive all-hazards community based emergency management program.  Riverside OEM promotes a disaster resistant and resilient community through partnerships with all levels of government entities, businesses, non-governmental organizations and the residents and visitors of the City of Riverside. 

More on Ready Riverside and National Preparedness Month:

Residents, business owners and employees are encouraged to go to https://www.riversideca.gov/readyriverside/ or call Gina Perez at (951) 320-8112 to start your planning efforts or to learn how you can take part in CERT training.  More details about NPM and the Ready Campaign are available at www.ready.gov or by calling 1-800-BE-READY.