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The Hurricane Fair is on Comcast …channel 78/ online...www.lauderdalebythesea-fl.com

NOW!….9am- 1pm…previous post for speakers…

UPDATE: as in previous post…what a waste of time and money…looks like the whole staff is in attendance …listening to what so far…3 speakers in…redundant… most already know all that is being presented….. it is covered in a special section yearly in all newspapers…and on all local channels… next year scratch this!

2nd UPDATE:….a coffee break…1 hour in….is the kitchen open?….

3rd UPDATE:…Florida CFO and Democratic super delegate …Alex Sink sent in a speaker….to inform all what insurance companies will and will not do….government time at a higher level….community outreach…to just how many communities?….

4th UPDATE: change in schedule…VFD Chief Perkins is on at 10:30…no need to arrive for him at noon!…

5th UPDATE: AMR chief is now speaking…. medications on hand……protocol of services…offer service to residents in need go getting to and from dialysis…no mention of new equipment Autopulse/ICE on trucks…

6th UPDATE: Development Head….coconuts….missiles…opposite of Comm. Dodd’s proposed repeal…on agenda for 2nd reading …next meeting….OOPS!…

7th UPDATE: another break…a view of the audience….maybe 10-12 in attendance…the usual regulars…all fully aware of what has been presented!…

8th UPDATE: EOC Rep. (Emergency Operations Center)…11 am…about 10s of thousands it costs for evacuations….tornadoes…more…than ever this year…and in Florida…now heading south…not known if it is a temporary or permanent situation…. evacuation plans etc…redundant…again….

9th UPDATE: the Rep. is remembering aftermath of Andrew….and receiving two trucks…one with Little Debbie…snacks…anfd the other a truckload of condoms!….

Offering up the answer … putting this kind of waste of government time and taxpayer expense. to bed…..she stated that the EOC had an expo on Saturday…open to the public…

This Rep. …looking much younger than retirement age…will… she proudly announced retire… in 18 days….the recipient of yet another government pension…..enough said…..

This must be either this Rep’s swan song…or she is stretching out the program….for time …to keep it going until 1pm…. she is just going on…and on…and on….is staff still in the hall?….

only interesting fact…FEMA will no longer provide ice….

Diane Boutin, Manager of the Windjammer… is asking a question…she surely knows the answer to….evacuation on the west side of the Intercoastal….east of Federal…where she has resided for many years….this is sad…

10th UPDATE: Mayor Minnet is now thanking LBTS for this event…and informing all condo owners that the rules apply to them also….please Mayor…be budget conscious …and take this out of next years plan..

11th UPDATE:  Town Manager…has now stepped forward to say this was put together after seeing a workshop by the League of Cities….she thanked the LBTS staff…Vice Mayor…Mayor….and hopes to see everyone again next year….at the next Hurricane Fair……

It has ended 1 hour and 10 minutes early…..

BCbythesea….let this be the last time we do this….please!

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