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Published on: 2/16/2018 2:40 PM

The Office of Emergency Services
helps to support resilient communities
in Santa Clara County
 and prevent, prepare for and recover from
threats and hazards that pose the greatest risk. 
County of Santa Clara Office of Supportive Housing
Announces 7th Inclement Weather Episode for Winter Season
Additional shelter beds available February 18-22
SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF. - The Office of Supportive Housing announced the County’s 7th Inclement Weather Episode for this winter season, based on the National Weather Service forecast for extreme cold weather next week. Additional beds will be available in shelters starting Sunday, February 18th, through Friday, February 23th. For full forecast and cold weather tips: 
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AlertSCC sends emergency notifications on your cell phone, landline, or email -- for earthquakes, floods, fires, crime incidents, hazardous materials and more. Stay alert and informed with AlertSCC.  
ReadySCC helps you create a plan, put together a kit, and know what to do and where to go in an emergency.  Please share with family, friends and neighbors. ReadySCC is free from the App Store or Google Play. 
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Did you know that most of us in the Bay Area live less than 10 miles from a major fault that can produce a damaging earthquake? For guidance on what to do before, during and after an earthquake, review these tip sheets:
Staying Safe Where the Earth Shakes

Earthquake Safety in Stores