Emergency Managers Meet in Seattle, Row for the Future, and Black Panther

BIG CITY EMERGENCY MANAGERS MEET IN SEATTLE

This week emergency managers from all over the country met in Seattle to share best practices and foster the development and growth of robust and nimble emergency management operations in the nation’s largest, most at-risk metropolitan jurisdictions so that the country is better positioned to prevent, protect against, mitigate, prepare for, respond to and recover from major incidents and catastrophic emergencies.

ROW TO THE FUTURE

We showed our support for Row to the Future, the largest youth rowing collaborative in the country. RttF’s model, unique among urban sports, leverages school and community partnerships to create an innovative network of youth program opportunities thereby improving access to participation and empowering students to challenge their potential on and off the water.

BLACK PANTHER GIVEAWAY: DRAW YOUR IDEA OF A SUPERHERO

Enter for a chance to win a copy of Fantastic Four No. 52 & No. 53, the first appearances of Black Panther from 1966, courtesy of the Seattle Police Foundation.Seattle Police Officer Kevin Stuckey an avid comic book collector has donated two original Black Panther comics to the Seattle Police Foundation. Now they can be yours. All you have to do is draw your idea of a super hero and email it to spd_inthecommunity@seattle.gov. Winners will be selected at random. Giveaway ends Thursday March 22nd at midnight.

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