natural disasters http://wkms.org en Murray Fire Department Starts Storm Shelter Registry for Use in Natural Disasters http://wkms.org/post/murray-fire-department-starts-storm-shelter-registry-use-natural-disasters <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Murray’s Fire Department starts a new program today making it easier to locate people in storm shelters after natural disasters.</span></p><p>Murray Fire Marshal Dickie Walls says emergency responders search all damaged structures after natural disasters, but storm shelters’ locations aren’t always obvious.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 28 May 2014 21:11:51 +0000 Whitney Jones 40899 at http://wkms.org Murray Fire Department Starts Storm Shelter Registry for Use in Natural Disasters Commission Adopts Hazard Mitigation Plan http://wkms.org/post/commission-adopts-hazard-mitigation-plan <p>Paducah City Commissioners adopted a new hazard mitigation plan Tuesday in order to receive funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The Commissioners and Mayor Pro Tem Gayle Kaler approved a municipal order for parts of the Purchase Region Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan applying to McCracken County. Jurisdictions covered by the plan must adopt it in order to receive FEMA funding. &nbsp;The plan identifies potential hazards for our region such as tornados, severe thunderstorms, flooding and winter weather. Wed, 10 Oct 2012 12:47:49 +0000 Casey Northcutt 23031 at http://wkms.org Commission Adopts Hazard Mitigation Plan