COMMENTARY: Building a culture of preparedness of Delaware

Emergency preparedness comes in many forms. It comes in the fire safety demonstrations put on by volunteers; it’s the safety warnings and messaging provided by trusted weather sources and local officials; it is the flashlight you bought and keep in case of emergency, along with a spare pack of batteries. Preparedness for disasters takes many […]

COMMENTARY: It’s time for Delawareans to get winter-ready

In January 2016, a blizzard brought snow, freezing temperatures, and hazardous conditions to Delaware. However, winter storms are nothing new. Every winter season, the threat of snow, ice, and other hazards create challenges that can have cascading effects, including transit hazards for commuters, the ability of businesses to operate, and personal safety in extreme cold […]