Emergency Preparedness in San Antonio



Full Event

Highlight Clips

James Mendoza discussed what older adults can do to prepare an emergency kit.
Leslie Antunez provided information about the Stay Hydrated Initiative.
James discussed the best level for the thermostat during the summer to save money and energy.


AARP Texas hosted this Access Live event for residents in San Antonio to discuss how to prepare for an emergency. This event featured James Mendoza, Assistant Emergency Management Coordinator for the City of San Antonio and┬áLeslie Antunez, Management Analyst for the San Antonio Office of Emergency Management. The hosts discussed the different kinds of emergencies that are possible to hit in their area such as floods and tornadoes. They also addressed caller’s question on what should be packed into emergency bags and kits, how to approach emergencies, and what to do when an emergency occurs.