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Plant City Courier

Emergency management official thanks community for support

Published:   |   Updated: September 12, 2013 at 04:33 PM

PLANT CITY Holly Wade, senior emergency planner for Hillsborough County, gave thanks to the community for the support it has shown since Sept. 11, 2001.

Wade, the featured speaker at the Greater Plant City Chamber of Commerce’s Sept. 11 breakfast meeting, said the outpouring of appreciation for first responders that started after the terrorist attack has continued.

She said “businesses and industry have stepped up to support the first responders.”

She also urged business owners to have and review their own emergency plans for not only national crises but also for natural disasters such as hurricanes.