While cleanup and power restoration efforts have been ongoing on Albany streets, Public Health resources have been utilized to man the shelters offering sanctuary to those displaced after the storm that hit on Jan. 2 while also helping with a safe recovery.
A winter storm that brought heavy snow and rainfall to northern California was bearing down on the southern Plains on Thursday.
Community resilience efforts are needed at a local level of analysis to prevent more people from dialing 911 for their non-emergency needs.
Briefing highlights for January 11, 2017: Orlando shooting kills officer and results in massive manhunt for armed and dangerous suspect - and a massive deep underwater earthquake shakes eastern areas of the Philippines.
“Climate change was the number two underlying trend this year. And for the first time, all five environmental risks in the survey were ranked both high-risk and high-likelihood, with extreme weather events emerging as the single most prominent global risk” says the WEF.
Rain and heavy snow pelted Northern California on Tuesday, leading to calls for evacuation at a rural Sacramento County hamlet and causing an avalanche that damaged several homes.