The Maine Emergency Management Agency (M.E.M.A.) is promoting preparedness for its citizens in the event of natural disasters, man-made emergencies, and weather storms. MEMA states there are four ways to prepare you and your family:
1. Get informed
2. Make a plan
3. Make a kit
4. Maintain your plan and kit
Read a news article on this topic at "M.E.M.A. Promotes Preparedness", WABI TV 5, September 10, 2008. For more information visit the M.E.M.A. website www.maineprepares.com or emergency management and Maine emergency management agencies.