Shakeout in the San Juan Islands

  • Sat Oct 7th, 2017 1:30am
  • News

It’s just two weeks until the 2017 Great Washington Shakeout drill on Thursday, Oct. 19. You can join the growing number of islanders who are preparing for “the big one” by signing up for the shakeout drill. So far, nearly 1,100 people in the islands are involved. This includes two school districts, a day care, county government, local businesses and household participants. It’s quick and easy to sign up at When you register you’ll receive news and preparedness info. You can help prepare your family and community by participating in the Great Washington Shakeout drill. If you have questions or would like help getting started, contact the Department of Emergency Management at 370-0587, or email