City of Concord California

News Release

August 18, 2015

Prepare your family for next quake at Concord fair

Are you and your family prepared for an earthquake or other natural disaster? Plan to come to Concord's Emergency Preparedness Fair on Thursday, Sept. 3 from 4 to 8 p.m. to pick up useful information and free giveaways from local emergency service organizations.

The fair is being held in conjunction with Concord's Thursday Music and Market program in Todos Santos Plaza, Willow Pass Road and Grant Street in downtown Concord. The Farmers' Market is in the plaza from 4 to 8 p.m.; The Raveups, performing music made popular in the ‘60s by the Yardbirds, perform on the Todos Santos stage beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Demonstrations and information will be available on topics such as fire extinguishers, hands-only CPR, 911 Dispatchers, radio communications, CERT volunteers and hazmat.

For more information, contact Emergency Services & Volunteer Manager Margaret Romiti, (925) 671-3184.

City of Concord CA