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Let’s Get Ready

BOSTON – On Saturday, September 27, the Mayor’s Office of Emergency Management (OEM) will host “Let’s Get Ready!” a city-wide multi-agency community fair to educate and encourage residents on what protective measures to take before, during, and after an emergency. The event is free and open to the public and wraps…
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MBTA will receive approximately $35 million to raise a retaining wall and install watertight barriers at MBTA’s Green Line Fenway Portal to reduce flooding; and repair and improve a deteriorated seawall.

NEW YORK, NY— Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that 40 projects have been competitively selected to receive a share of $ billion in federal disaster relief funds to help public transportation systems in the areas affected by Hurricane Sandy to become more resilient, in order to withstand the impact…
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SWIMMERS URGED TO TAKE PRECAUTIONS DUE TO POSSIBLE RIPTIDES

FRAMINGHAM, MA – Officials are cautioning swimmers to stay aware of surf conditions this weekend even as the projected path of Hurricane Arthur is predicted to pass 100 miles east of Massachusetts.  Even at that distance, large swells are expected to produce dangerous rip tide conditions along area beaches. Swimmers…
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University offers Meningitis B vaccines

Princeton, NJ: 11/26/2013. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has now officially recommended that all Princeton University undergraduate students, and also graduate students living in undergraduate dormitories, the Graduate College and annexes, and other members of the University community with certain medical conditions, receive a vaccine that helps…
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