Terrorism Preparedness Update
by
Commissioner Tommy Adkisson
March 27, 2003

Without more, I would like to share with you information which our Bexar County Fire Marshall Carl Mixon presented to your Commissioner's Court on Tuesday, March 25, 2003.

CURRENT SITUATION UPDATE

The Current Terrorist Threat Level is High (Orange)

Why?  Intelligence Reports (As of February 10, 2003) Suggest Increased Possibility of al Qaeda Attack

WHAT WE ARE DOING

Increased Vigilance

Continue Building our WMD Response Team

Smallpox Vaccination Plan

Texas Domestic Preparedness Assessment

Bexar Co./San Antonio WMD Terrorism Exercise

What Else Can We Be Doing?

WHAT YOU AND YOUR FAMILY CAN DO?

Know What to Prepare

(Have a family disaster supply kit)

Shelter in Place

If asked to stay indoors:

Evacuation

INFORMATION SITES

Emergency Management Information

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