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by Paul Kerstein

Total Long Island Evacuation Deemed Impossible

Sep 19, 20051 min
CSO and CISOData and Information Security

Experts looking at the possibility of a hurricane devastating LongIsland, New York feel that the current evacuation plan is sorelylacking. An article on Newsdayreports that unusual weather patterns could generate a hurricane headedfor Long Island and local leaders are trying to learn the lessons fromHurricane Katrina with a sense of urgency. The article goes on to saythat with the technology and planning capabilities available, it wouldbe unpardonable if leaders at all levels – local, state and federal -failed to prepare. Read more.