FROM THE OBSERVER:
Lyndhurst OEM ready for any possible disaster
BY KEVIN CANESSA | JOURNALIST & WEBMASTER ON 19 SEPTEMBER 2019
September marks National Preparedness Month and the Township of Lyndhurst and its Office of Emergency Management wants residents to know it’s taking its role to participate very seriously.
Police Sgt. Paul Haggerty is the deputy coordinator of the Lyndhurst OEM. He says Mayor Robert Giangeruso, the Public Safety commissioner, has worked with the police, fire and EMS agencies within the township to create the “ReadyLyndhurst” campaign as part of a nationwide theme this year, the “Prepared Not Scared” program.
“Our hope is to build a resilient community within the township through preparedness and education initiatives,” Haggerty said. “Our township has come a long way, and we strive to always remain proactive.”
Some of the most current accomplishments, Haggerty says, over the last year, include the following:
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