ECC public meeting to focus on emergency preparedness, public safety

The Eastlake Community Council’s public safety committee will be sponsoring a public meeting on April 7 at Seward School.

The meeting, which is free, open to the public and runs from 7 to 9 p.m., will focus on emergency preparedness, public safety, fighting graffiti and more. Eastlake residents are invited to meet their neighbors and city officials and find out the latest about public safety and preparedness.

There will be two speakers, one from the Seattle Police Department (offices of Crime Prevention and Emergency Management) and one from the Seattle Public Utilities. 

There will be information on how to organize a block or dock watch to help prevent crime. Also, there will be info on what to do in case of an earthquake or other disaster.

If you have questions or need more information, e-mail preparedness@eastlakeseattle.org.