FRANKLIN COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - Franklin County Emergency Management Agency and the Illinois Emergency Management Agency will highlight earthquake preparedness throughout the state for earthquake preparedness month in April.
FCEMA's Bureau of Emergency Prepardness will be launching a new program this month. It will include community speaking engagements, presentations and a new program that is designed to teach children how to prepare for an emergency.
The new program features Ready Rex, the last surviving dinosaur in Franklin County who will teach kids how to prepare.
FCEMA and the Benton Public Library will introduce Ready Rex at a presentation and town hall meeting on April 20 at 6 p.m. at the library.
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