Dorchester County to host Hurricane Preparedness Expo on Saturday

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DORCHESTER COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) We’re less than two days away from the start of the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season.

On Saturday, June 1st, Dorchester County Emergency Management will host the 7th Annual Hurricane Preparedness Expo to help residents prepare for the season.

The pet-friendly, rain or shine expo will promote hurricane readiness, safety, and all-hazards preparedness. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the many services and resources available before, during, and after a hurricane.

There will be a variety of exhibitors to engage all ages.

Exhibitors will include representatives from the National Weather Service, American Red Cross, South Carolina Emergency Management Division, Allstate Insurance, First Robotics Team 3489, various emergency services to include local fire, EMS, and law enforcement departments, and many more.

The expo will be held in the parking lot of the Lowe’s Home Improvement Store located at 9600 Dorchester Road from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

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