Governor Bentley Announces New Disaster Preparedness Initiatives

Governor Robert Bentley will discuss the launch of new Ready Alabamainitiatives aimed at increasing statewidedisaster preparedness.

Ready Alabama encouragespeople across the state to plan ahead for natural disasters.{} On Thursday,leaders will discuss additional efforts to empower the public with informationthat will help with preparations.

GovernorBentley will be joined by Alabama Congressman RobertAderholt, Serve Alabama Director Jon Mason,and Wendy Spencer, the CEO of the Corporation for National and CommunityService.

Thursday'snews conference will take place at 10:00 a.m. at the Old House Chamber in theState Capitol.