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Preparedness News : Weekend Roundup 2011-05-13

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WEEK ENDING FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2011

City To Introduce New Cell Phone Emergency Alert System – New York 1 (video) http://www.ny1.com/content/top_stories/138786/city-to-introduce-new-cell-phone-emergency-alert-system

NYC, FCC + FEMA Unveil New Emergency Notification Service

New York Disaster Management Program Travels To Chile – The Santiago Times – (UWS CERT member George Contreras is participating in this project and is quoted in the article.) http://www.santiagotimes.cl/features-/features/21421-new-york-disaster

Memphis Churches Lead In Helping Flood Victims – NPR/WNYC (audio) http://www.wnyc.org/npr_articles/2011/may/12/memphis-churches-lead-in-helping-flood-victims/

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