Tag: disaster response
A Message to Local Governments: School of Government Assistance Available
August 27, 2011
To North Carolina Local Governments Affected by Hurricane Irene: A Message from Senior Associate Dean Tom Thornburg The School of Government wishes to make you aware of expertise among our faculty and staff that may be valuable to you in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene. Below are topics that we bel … Continued
When Disaster Strikes, Is Your Community Ready?
July 19, 2011
Norma Houston is a School of Government faculty member. North Carolina is no stranger to disasters. Natural events such as hurricanes, tornadoes, wildfires, winter storms, mudslides, and floods have assailed every corner of our state. Man-made events such as chemical plant explosions, natural gas … Continued