From YouTube: After the Storm - Arlington County's Emergency Response
Arlington County's Emergency Operations Center kicks into action after June 29 Derecho
Emergency operation center is an arlington county office that can stand up in the event of any type of emergency. In order to make sure that residents are safe, it can be weather related, it could be an earthquake, it could be anything county departments or called together to provide the needed response and.
I got a call two in the morning. I think it was open by four or five and on Saturday morning and staffs from working around the clock. Here you know, the biggest thing you have to worry about is dehydration and the heat would particularly with our elves of elderly residents, and we were checking in on them. We were going door-to-door.