HSEMA Off the Record


Preparing for and Mitigating the Impact of Flooding in Your Community

Ep. 17

In the midst of hurricane season, it is almost inevitable that massive rainfall will cause flooding that will affect the District. Preparing yourself and your household is of utmost importance this time of year and we’re happy to have someone that will provide you some insight.


Our guest is Vermecia Alsop, Hazard Mitigation Officer with the D.C. Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency. Through her experience and partnerships within this field, she is well-equipped to share best practices on how we can lessen the impact of flooding in our homes and businesses. We’re grateful for her timely contribution to spreading awareness on this topic.  


Tune in and take note of this vital information that will increase your knowledge of flooding in DC and how to prepare for it.

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