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201, 2019

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on Wednesday, January 2, 2019

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on:

Wednesday, January 2, 2019
(at approximately 11:30 a.m.)


THIS IS ONLY A TEST !

 

The monthly test is described as followsOne-minute “all-clear chimes” will precede and follow a two-minute “siren tone.” Total testing time will not exceed five minutes. It is important to note that the “siren” tone carries a greater distance. It may be heard in areas beyond the reach of the “chime.”

During a real emergency, when you hear the sirens“Shelter. Shut. Listen.”

Shelter in Place means to:

If at home/outdoors:

  1. Go indoors;
  2. Close all vents, windows and doors;
  3. Listen for instructions on local cable and radio.

If driving:

  1. Continue driving;
  2. Close windows and vents;
  3. Turn your radio to 1620 AM CitiSOUNDS.

If in a parked car:

  1. DO NOT start the engine;
  2. Close windows and vents;
  3. Turn your radio to 1620 AM CitiSOUNDS.

Listen for the “chimes” sound that will signal the “all clear.

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412, 2018

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on Wednesday, December 5, 2018

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on:

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
(at approximately 11:30 a.m.)


THIS IS ONLY A TEST !

 

The monthly test is described as followsOne-minute “all-clear chimes” will preced

e and follow a two-minute “siren tone.” Total testing time will not exceed five minutes. It is important to note that the “siren” tone carries a greater distance. It may be heard in areas beyond the reach of the “chime.”

During a real emergency, when you hear the sirens“Shelter. Shut. Listen.”

Shelter in Place means to:

If at home/outdoors:

  1. Go indoors;
  2. Close all vents, windows and doors;
  3. Listen for instructions on local cable and radio.

If driving:

  1. Continue driving;
  2. Close windows and vents;
  3. Turn your radio to 1620 AM CitiSOUNDS.

If in a parked car:

  1. DO NOT start the engine;
  2. Close windows and vents;
  3. Turn your radio to 1620 AM CitiSOUNDS.

Listen for the “chimes” sound that will signal the “all clear.

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Torrance Teachers Recognized, Showcase STEAM Curriculum at Refinery Grant Ceremony

Carr Elementary Teacher Sherry Nelson’s project entitled, “Virtual Reality, Here We Come” (Photo credit: John Matera) Torrance Refinery Manager Steve Steach and Board of Education Member Terry Ragins racing remote-controlled devices programmed [...]

By |June 11th, 2018|Categories: In the Community|0 Comments

John J. Neu Leadership Academy Graduates Prepare for Next Chapter

Many people find transitioning from eighth grade to high school to be challenging. However, this year’s John J. Neu Leadership Academy graduates are up to the task after completing an extensive leadership program designed to [...]

By |June 8th, 2018|Categories: In the Community|0 Comments

Refinery Sponsors Annual Torrance Fire Department Awards

Torrance Refining Company LLC is proud to have sponsored this year’s Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce Torrance Fire Department (TFD) Appreciation and Awards event held on May 2. The event recognized civilians, staff and firefighters [...]

By |May 11th, 2018|Categories: In the Community|0 Comments

Torrance Refinery Employee Volunteers Support North High Special Olympics

Athletes and Refinery employee volunteers in action! Refinery Employee Volunteer Team In partnership with Special Olympics Southern California, North High held its second annual Special Olympics track meet on April 20th [...]

By |April 23rd, 2018|Categories: In the Community|0 Comments