Author: Aroostook EMA

TIPS FOR SHOVELING YOUR ROOF!

HEAVY SNOW PREDICTED FOR THIS WEEKEND! With heavy snow being predicted for this weekend in our area, keep an eye on your roof, especially smaller sheds and barns. The weight of snow can collapse your roof, particularly flat or low-pitched roofs. Wait until the storm has ended before climbing on your roof and removing snow, especially if blizzard conditions persist and high winds and more snow, is headed in your direction. Here are some tips: Look for signs of collapse,...

Maine Basic Emergency Manager Training Program

Anyone wanting to learn more about Emergency Management or Local EMA Directors that want to excel should check into this recognition program. Feel free to reach out to us with suggestions. The Maine County Directors Council has updated their Maine Basic Emergency Manager 1 & 2 program. This is a great way for people to learn about Emergency Management and a good start for Local Emergency Managers. Get more information on the program at: https://www.maine.gov/mema/maine-prepares/plans-trainings-exercises/training/basic-emergency-training-program?fbclid=IwAR21UjXO9kMBplsQj7c9Uo36iXJOXPIpR5nX2WWSIHRNnkDMz6c2NOVMYxQ