Thunderstorms, lightning, tornadoes and flooding are all threats this season. Make sure you are prepared for the worst. Use this storm safety kit checklist to make your own to keep you and your loved ones safe. Remember to stay away from downed power lines and call Dawson PPD at 308-324-2386 if you have a power outage.
The power grid is one of those things that most of us take for granted, but it’s time to acknowledge that it’s getting older, reaching capacity and under attack. Without a preparedness blueprint in place, most of us would be in bad shape with an extended grid outage.
The First 12 Things to Do During a Power Outage. Power outages are incredibly common. Surprisingly, power outages are even getting worse in the USA. The reason for this has to do with aging infrastructure, more frequent storms, and problems sustaining the electric grid as populations grow. Despite how common power outages are, few people are prepared for them.