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Companies should be disaster-ready

Published: Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 1:15 a.m. CDT

University of Illinois Extension staff will discuss business disaster preparedness during free workshops in October in Lee, Whiteside and Carroll counties.

Rick Atterberry, Extension member and president-elect of the national Extension Disaster Education Network, will be the speaker.

A light dinner will be served during the programs.

Sessions are 5 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 9 in Room 2MO3 at Sauk Valley Community College, 173 state Route 2, Dixon; 5 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 10 at Odell Public Library, 307 S. Madison St., Morrison; and 1 to 4 :30 p.m. Oct. 11 at Carroll County Farm Bureau office, 811 S. Clay St., Mount Carroll.

Registration is required.

To sign up, visit and look for Ready Business under Registrations at the right side of the screen.

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