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Tahoe Truckee schools practice earthquake evacuation awareness

TAHOE-TRUCKEE — On Thursday, Oct. 20, at exactly 10:20 a.m., all staff members and students throughout the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District participated in the Great California ShakeOut Drill.

All schools and sites practiced “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” and then completed a full evacuation.

The Great Shakeout is an annual earthquake preparedness drill in California and provides a great opportunity for TTUSD to test out its emergency procedures. (READ MORE...)