VIDEO. Coastside Half Moon Bay City Manager on the state of CERT and the City of Half Moon Bay on Wed. June 17th, 2020 via Zoom. Deputy City Manager, Matthew Chidester was also in attendance.
David Cosgrave, San Mateo County Battalion 10
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San Mateo/Santa Cruz Unit Battalion 10-A
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Coastside CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) is an emergency preparedness volunteer organization focused on creating a ready and resilient community along the San Francisco Bay Area coast from the southern side of the Tom Lantos Tunnel (Devil’s Slide) to Tunitas Creek Road.
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Previous Chief Cosgrave Interviews:
Chief Cosgrave Interviews: EMTs, Fire Volunteers and Businesses Chime in on Covid-19 5/29/2020
Coastside CERT and the Earthquake Country Alliance Host Part 2 of the Coastside Great “ShakeIN” 5/20/2020
Coastside CERT and theEarthquake Country Alliance Host Part 1 of the Coastside Great “ShakeIN” 5/13/2020
Chief Cosgrave Interviews: “Infection Prevention Essentials for Coastsiders” by Dr. Ronald Gemberling 6/4/2020
Fire Battalion Chief David Cosgrave’s Weekly Coronavirus Updates on CoastsideCERT.com
First week of SIP; how to stay safe; eliminate home tripping hazards; pantry update
Links for help; public health guidelines; standing water removal; what CERTs are during doing SIP; how & when will this get better
Coping with SIP; volunteering safely/keeping your volunteers safe; prepare for wildfire season; mental health & reducing stress
SIP journey; neighbor to neighbor check-ins; how to get up if you are alone and have fallen
Appreciations: CERT citizen response, first responders, leaders in municipalities, social services, radio communications, reporting & publishing; preparing for journey back; earthquake safety: earthquake safety checklist & securing your space, local earthquake hazard map
Groundhog Day; State volunteer programs, 4 outstanding nonprofits meeting immediate needs for COVID-19 affected Coastsiders: Senior Coastsiders, Coastside Crisis Fund, Coastside Hope, ALAS; masks, COVID-19 testing: Chief Cosgrave’s video; PG&E power shut-off prep
SMC COVID-19 detail; Chief Cosgrave’s test results; Census 2020; Chief Cox’s wildfire prep video; Coastside Gives: support hyperlocal nonprofits responding to COVID-19; Senior Coastsiders video: Delivering Love
Thank you to Coastside Gives donors!; respect to Public Health Officers, COVID-19 self-protective measures; 2nd Census 2020 link; preparing for Great ShakeOut 10/15, first of two Great ShakeIn webinar sign ups: Part 1 “Coastal Earthquakes and Tsunamis;” 1st anniversary of CFPD sponsorship
Great ShakeIn webinar: Part 1 “Coastal Earthquakes and Tsunamis”, sign up for Great ShakeIn video Part 2 “Surviving Earthquakes & MyShake App“; SMC COVID-19 cases update by zip code, Dr. Morrow’s new health orders here and here, Dr Erin Bromage COVID-19 infectious conditions video and explainer; CHP water rescue with Chief Lord and Chief Cosgrave; Yale Class “The Science of Well-Being;” antigen test results
Great ShakeIn webinars Part 1 and Part 2; “COVID on the Coast – Local Experiences” panel discussion webinar sign-up; Memorial Day weekend personal health & safety considerations, Exposure Notification Contact Tracing, talking with children about COVID-19.
Staying safe & well while re-entering society, “COVID on the Coast – Local Experiences” panel discussion webinar, mask slackers, Coronavirus Conundrum: experiencing all 4 stages of an emergency concurrently
Social distancing walks & hikes; HMB COVID testing; Congrats grads!; peaceful protest at the jetty; beach safety, sand collapse news video, safety tips for visitors; Dr. Gemberling’s fomite webinar, COVID contagion chart; social distancing strategies, Dr. Morrow’s must read “Health Officer Statements” on social reentry; mask packing, tweet: arson investigator Tess
National Mosquito Control Awareness Week, Vector Control; Webinar invite: Health of the City with Bob Nisbet, HMB City Manager; COVID case updates from SMC Health and SMC Manager, all county update videos; HMB COVID testing appts. 100% filled!; “The more we know the more we don’t,” Coronavirus May Be a Blood Vessel Disease, Which Explains Everything; 8 Things We Got Wrong About the First Deadly Pandemic