earthquake drill Section

City of Burien to participate in earthquake drill Thursday morning, Oct. 16

City of Burien to participate in earthquake drill Thursday morning, Oct. 16

The City of Burien will participate in an earthquake drill at 10:16 this Thursday, Oct. 16. “An instructional audio clip will be played over the public announcement system,” reads an announcement.... [Read more]

‘Drop, Cover and Hold On’ earthquake drill happening Thursday morning

‘Drop, Cover and Hold On’ earthquake drill happening Thursday morning

A statewide “Drop, Cover and Hold On” earthquake drill is set to take place Thursday morning, Oct. 17 at 10:17 a.m. – including in Burien. This exercise is part of the Great Washington ShakeOut event... [Read more]

Several B-Towners Will Be Shaken Up at 10:18 a.m. Thursday Morning

Several B-Towners Will Be Shaken Up at 10:18 a.m. Thursday Morning

Several area residents will be shaken up (not stirred) at 10:18 a.m. Thursday morning (Oct. 18), as several schools, businesses and others will be participating in ‘The Great Washington Shake Out‘... [Read more]

Burienites May Receive Phone Alerts In Oct. 6 Earthquake Drill

Burienites May Receive Phone Alerts In Oct. 6 Earthquake Drill

If you live in Burien and your telephone rings on Wednesday, Oct. 6th, don’t be alarmed if you hear a recorded message for a test emergency earthquake drill. The City of Burien will participate in... [Read more]

City Of Burien Announces New “Burien Alert'” Emergency Call System

City Of Burien Announces New “Burien Alert'” Emergency Call System

The City of Burien announced in its latest quarterly newsletter (link to PDF file here) that it has created a “new way to receive alerts about natural disasters and other emergencies” it’s... [Read more]