News Release News Release The City of Palo Alto
Communications Department
650-329-2607
250 Hamilton Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301

3/11/2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE UTL03112011
Subject :

Tsunami Warning
Contact : Mary Coady, Communications Manager, Utilities Department    650-329-2273
    Mary.Coady@cityofpaloalto.org
Statement Regarding Potential Bay Area Tsunami 

The City of Palo Alto administration began monitoring conditions early today regarding a potential tsunami in the Bay Area and any impact on Palo Alto.

The City has deployed police officers to the Baylands area to monitor the situation.  The City has sent an email alert to citizens via the Santa Clara County Emergency Alert System and alerted Palo Alto Neighbors and contacted the leadership of Palo Alto Neighborhoods and the Community Emergency Response Team. Residents should stay tuned to local news stations. Palo Alto city officials will continue to monitor local conditions, as well as reports provided by the county and the state, throughout the day.




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