Statewide Tornado Drill on March 11
Registration is now open. Businesses and organizations, schools and colleges, and families and individuals can practice taking cover from tornadoes by participating in this annual safety exercise, set for 9:45 a.m. Learn more about tornado safety, how to hold a drill, and how to register for the drill at www.ReadyVirginia.gov
Make Sure You are Notified in Cases of Emergency
The City of Chesapeake has launched a new system for alerting citizens in cases of emergency. The City is asking residents to register for the new system at CityofChesapeake.net/ChesapeakeAlert. Anyone who registered under the old system before 2:30 p.m., February 4, 2014, must re-register.
CUSTODY - Cameras Used to Stop Thieves, Offenders, and Delinquents in Your Area
The City of Chesapeake, in partnering with the community, has started the CUSTODY program, in which citizens can voluntarily share information regarding any cameras located on their business or residence. This information is then mapped and used to help prevent crimes from occurring as well as providing potential evidence for active cases. Register your cameras here.
Dominion Boulevard Bridge and Roadway Improvement Project
Learn about the new Dominion Boulevard and Steel Bridge project. Follow the progress at twitter.com/DominionBlvd