America's Most And Least Disaster-Proof Cities 2 replies, 8911 views

mrdtb123
12/14/2011 6:53:00 PM

Here are the 5 worse prepared based on disaster readiness scores:

5) Pittsburgh, PA Score: 57
4) Fresno, CA Score: 56
3) Birmingham, AL Score: 54
2) Seattle, WA Score: 53
1) Albuquerque, NM Score: 50.6

Here are the 5 best prepared based on disaster readiness scores:

5) Washington, D.C. Score: 94.6
4) Albany - Schenectady - Troy, NY Score: 96.6
3) Chicago, IL Score: 97.3
2) Dover, DE Score: 97.6
1) New York City, NY Score: 99.6


Thought this was pretty interesting.

Sorry for the shit link I'm not sure how to direct link on a mobile
http://m.yahoo.com/w/ygo-frontpage/lp/story/us/805895/coke.bp%3B_ylt=At_Kwx1SMudlGcHHKvihW5yx.tw4%3B_ylu=X3oDMTFyMmVrYWI3BGNwb3MDNARjc2VjA21vYmlsZS10ZARpbnRsA3VzBHBrZwNpZC04MDU4OTUEcG9zAzQEc2xrA2ltYWdl?ref_w=frontdoors&view=today&.intl=US&.lang=en&.tsrc=yahoo
Dan.
12/14/2011 7:32:00 PM
It would suck to be the emergency planning and management coordinator for any of those cities on the bottom. Nothing like a nationally publicized list rating you the very worst at your job in the country.
smorgasgeorge
12/14/2011 7:36:00 PM
Margaritaville - 0.420