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Ginger Walker
Emergency Management Specialist, Planning and Business Continuity

Are You Prepared for the Upcoming Hurricane Season?

Hurricane Season

Houston, May 28, 2014 - Now is the time for the University of Houston community to start preparing for the upcoming hurricane season, which officially begins June 1.

Governor Rick Perry has proclaimed the week of May 25-31 as Hurricane Preparedness Week in Texas. The Office of the Governor offers many resources regarding preparedness for hurricanes. Below are several helpful websites to consult when conducting preparedness activities with co-workers, family, friends and neighbors:


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