FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: June 14, 2016 4:45:10 PM CDT
Severe Weather and Emergency Preparedness Press Conference
Mayor Sylvester Turner and Police Chief Martha Montalvo announce the “Turnaround Don’t Drown” Severe Weather and Emergency Preparedness Campaign. The purpose of the campaign is to inform citizens on how to prepare and protect themselves in the event their cars, homes and neighborhoods become flooded. The news conference will include a demonstration on the use of escape tools that can be used to free motorists from a submerged car.
Wednesday, June 15, 2:00 p.m.
901 Bagby Street, Legacy Room- First Floor
Houston, TX 77002
Mayor Sylvester Turner
Chief Martha Montalvo, Houston Police Department
Representatives from the Houston Fire Department
Representatives from the Office of Emergency Management
Representatives from the Harris County Flood Control District
Partners and sponsors of the “Turnaround Don’t Drown” campaign