For Immediate Release:
Chief Jenifer Collins-Brown, Topsfield’s Emergency Management Director invites residents to take part in a virtual meeting Monday the 19th at 7:00 PM regarding planning for natural disasters in town, done in conjunction with FEMA and the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC). Details regarding the focus of the meeting are in the link posted below. This is an early step in the process to help Topsfield’s public safety officials and other municipal agencies better prepare for natural disasters that may have a serious effect on the Town and it’s residents. Events such as this of note include the several Nor’Easter Storms in 2017/2018 that left us without power for days on end, and the Mother’s Day Floods in 2006 where two fatalities were reported in the region as a result of the flooding, both in Topsfield. Please click the link below for more information as well as the date and time for the meeting and a Zoom link for participants.