City to conduct emergency preparedness drills this weekend

The D.C. government will be conducting emergency preparedness drills this weekend, according to a Metropolitan Police Department news release.

The drills are being carried out in conjunction with National Preparedness Month, and will occur at various locations throughout the city. One drill will occur at the corner of 19th and I streets, according to The Washington Post’s Get There blog.

Law enforcement will “immediately notify the public once the drills have begun,” according to the release.

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