The James City County Emergency Response Team (JCC CERT) Program educates people about emergency preparedness for hazards and emergencies that may impact their area, and trains them in basic emergency response skills.
JCC Alert is now part of the CodeRED network which enables James City County officials to quickly deliver emergency alerts and notifications. JCC Alert allows individuals and businesses to provide their own contact information allowing everyone to control how they receive emergency notifications.
Power outages can be triggered by many conditions or circumstances. Weather is the leading cause, such as strong winds, lightning and ice storms. However, people and animals can also cause power outages.
What does your household need to do to be ready for an emergency? Now is the time to get started.