Thursday Schedule Detail
Session Name: Evacuation Planning~~Changes in Evacuation Planning Policies and Procedures since Katrina
Evacuation difficulties in Hurricane Katrina have caused communities to rethink how evacuations in certain locations need to be planned and conducted. Mr. Jani will describe changes made by the City of New Orleans to their hurricane evacuation plans and procedures since Katrina. Ms. Roy will describe the New Orleans Evacuteer program, which trains volunteers to assist in effecting a successful evacuation. Mr. Long will describe a cutting-edge, all-hazards, shelter-in-place and evacuation planning project designed for the Baltimore UASI to reduce the number of people placed under evacuation orders and the distance evacuees must travel to seek safe refuge.
Day of Week: Thursday
Time Start: 1:30PM