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State, FEMA to Host Hazard Mitigation Workshop in Jonesboro

JONESBORO, AR - The Arkansas Department of Emergency Management will host a FEMA-sanctioned "non-structural hazard mitigation workshop" in Jonesboro on July 27. 

The workshop is set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Mockingbird Room of the ASU Student Union.  The event will primarily focus on earthquake prevention, and is also co-sponsored by the Central U.S. Earthquake Consortium and the Arkansas Geological Survey.

The session is free.  Participants may pre-register on-line at http://register.cusec.org

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