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Waitsbrg siren will be tested for flood preparedness

WAITSBURG — The City of Waitsburg will test the flood siren on November 11 at 10 a.m. The siren is located on the Weller Public Library roof and sounds at noon on weekdays. For the test, the siren pattern will be continuously sounded for a long time to be determined by the operator.

City Council and Community Health & Protection Committee member Jillian Henze said residents should use the flood siren or other alerts to ensure family members and animals are safe. If conditions warrant, people in the affected areas should head to higher ground or evacuate the area. There is a city flood control plan available at http://www.cityofwaitsburg.com/flood-control.

For more information, residents are encouraged to attend the Community Health and Protection Committee meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 14, at Waitsburg City Hall. For Zoom go to https://tinyurl.com/yc3frht5.

Community Health & Protection Committee  

8:30 a.m. - Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2023

Waitsburg City Hall and on Zoom

Zoom login:

https://tinyurl.com/yc3frht5

Meeting ID: 880 9661 1413,

Passcode: 779648 

Agenda  

Old Business:  

Flood preparedness  

Updating the Emergency Phone List 

Flood siren testing 

Fire District No. 2 Update – Matt Spring 

Sheriff’s Office Update – Jim Romine  

New Business:  

Audit – AEDs in public buildings 

Overdose data 

 

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