disaster preparedness http://kuer.org en ShakeOut in West Valley http://kuer.org/post/shakeout-west-valley <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Communities across Utah are planning for another statewide earthquake drill Wednesday morning – and each one has its own emergency planning issues to deal with.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">West Valley City, for example, &nbsp;is miles from the Wasatch Fault, but it has unique vulnerabilities.&nbsp; There are a couple of faults running under the city, and Fire Marshal Bob Fitzgerald says the </span>lake bed<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> soils over most of West Valley could liquefy in a strong earthquake</span></p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 18:41:55 +0000 Dan Bammes 27894 at http://kuer.org ShakeOut in West Valley