Community Mitigation Resiliency Workshop in Lumberton
RALEIGH, N.C. – Robeson County residents can get tips and advice on how to protect their families and their homes from future disasters at the Emergency Operations Center in Lumberton on Feb. 7.
FEMA mitigation specialists will be available to answer questions about home repair and resiliency, making disaster plans, the importance of flood insurance and the opportunity for attendees to locate their properties on the floodplain map.
Mitigation is an effort to reduce the loss of life and property damage by lessening the impact of disaster. The mitigation specialists will be available at:
Robeson County Emergency Operations Center
38 Legend Rd.
Lumberton, NC 28358
Thursday, Feb. 7
from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
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