Mark Your Calendar -- July 14th ACP Meeting at Oakland Zoo
Dear ACP Members,
We have a wonderful July ACP Membership Meeting in store for you on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., with a brown-bag lunch from 11:30 a.m. to noon at the Oakland Zoo! Please join us!
Come explore the fearless world of lions, tigers and bears ... and cute river otters and blue-eyed lemurs!! – Learn how emergency planning and public safety work at one of the most recognized Zoo's in the county – the Oakland Zoo.
We have a fantastic summer program lined up for you, which includes a Welcome and Overview, to include a brief history and future of the Zoo, by Bob Westfall, Director of Park Services and Chief of Public Safety for the East Bay Zoological Society. This overview will be followed by a presentation by Jared Irwin, Assistant Director of Park Services and Deputy Chief of Public Safety for the East Bay Zoological Society, Jared will provide a presentation on emergency planning and public safety at the Oakland Zoo. Victor Alm, Zoological Manager, East Bay Zoological Society, will review the Zoo's fascinating Animal Escape Emergency Procedures. The presentations will be concluded with a walking tour of the Oakland Zoo, from an emergency manager's perspective (so bring your walking shoes!). The tour will be guided by Jared. This is a meeting you do not want to
Please RSVP for this meeting by Friday, 07/10/2015 by clicking here (direct link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sf-acp-july-2015-membership-meeting-tickets-16404730992)
Location: The Oakland Zoo is located at 9777 Golf Links Road, Oakland, CA 94605. The meeting will be held in the Snow Building.
Mark Your Calendars for upcoming ACP programs in 2015 . . .
Tuesday, August 11 All-Hazard Emergency Operations Planning: A Bird-Eye View of How The Operational Area (county) Responds to and Recovers from an Emergency or Crisis; including an Alameda County Emergency Operations Center Tour (Held in Dublin)
Tuesday, September 8 An Insider's look at preparedness across the Bay Area Ports and Harbors: Overview of the emergency management and recovery plans for the Ports and Harbors in the Bay Area; including a tour of the the Federal Interagency Operations Center on Yerba Buena Island in San Francisco!
Tuesday, October 13 Working together to keep our Airport's resiliency: learn about the Oakland Airport's cutting-edge Emergency Management and Business Continuity Plan, and tour one of the most sophisticated Airport Emergency Operations Center's in the nation!
Tuesday, November 10 Tour the 49'er Stadium through the lenses of an Emergency Manager: Explore the Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara from the perspective of an emergency and safety manager. The presentation and tour includes a guided tour of the Levi's Stadium, 49er's Museum, and many behind-the-scene surprises. There will be a nominal cost for this meeting.
Tuesday, December 8 Annual President's Luncheon: stay tuned for details!
Come join us! We look forward to seeing you there!
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