Sachse Citizens, are you a CERT member?

Do you know what is meant by "72-hours"?

If not, ask a Sachse CERT member.


Sachse Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is a group of citizens, organized as a neighborhood-based team that receives special training to enhance their ability to recognize, respond to, and recover from a major emergency or disaster situation.  Teams are trained by professional responders in areas that will help take care of themselves and others before, during and after a major emergency.


CERT Activities

Thu Nov 28 @ 7:00AM - 11:00AM
Turkey Trot
Wed Dec 04 @ 5:00PM - 08:00PM
Christmas Extravaganza
Sat Dec 07 @ 7:00AM - 01:00PM
Pancakes with Santa
Mon Dec 09 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM
Christmas Pary
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