The greater Cincinnati area plans to test response to catastrophic events

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The City of Cincinnati, the Hamilton County Emergency Management Agency and personnel from several other local jurisdictions will participate for several days over on multi-state and multi-county excises simulating a catastrophic event.

They will be testing operations and procedures that have been developed to handle a large scale emergency.

These events will not only be local, but they will also work cooperatively will other regions.

They will begin during the week of May 16.

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