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Community Emergency Preparedness Night Press Conference

Colorado Springs, CO - The Colorado Springs Office of Emergency Management and Penrose-St. Francis Health Services are pleased to sponsor the 2nd Annual Community Emergency Preparedness Night at Sky Sox Stadium on Friday, August 26th at 6:00pm. This event will help our community get prepared, get trained and get involved. Many of the participating organizations are teaming up to have a press conference to promote the event and the need for our community to be prepared.


  • What ? Press conference for Community Emergency Preparedness Night
  • When ? Thursday, August 25 at 9:30am
  • Where ? Fire Department Complex, 375 Printers Parkway, Colorado Springs
  • Who ? Representatives from the participating organizations
  • Why - Answer questions about the Sky Sox event and discuss the need for our community to be prepared for an emergency or disaster

 The organizations participating in this year?s event include:



  • Office of Emergency Management
  • Penrose-St. Francis Health Services
  • American Medical Response (AMR)
  • Pikes Peak American Red Cross
  • Colorado Springs Fire
  • Colorado Springs Police
  • Care and Share
  • El Paso County Emergency Services Division
  • El Paso County Department of Health and Environment
  • Colorado Springs Utilities
  • El Paso County Medical Reserve Corps
  • Pikes Peak Community College
  • Centura Health
  • Memorial Health System
  • Colorado Springs Fire Department Wildland Mitiation
  • Penrose-St. Francis Blood Vessel