Naval Station Everett will be conducting an emergency training exercise on Wednesday, June 19. The exercise will occur from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The exercise will include brief gate closures, activated emergency response vehicles, and emergency mass warning notifications on the base outdoor loudspeakers. Those near the base may also hear blank rounds simulating gunfire.
The Navy regularly conducts training exercises to maintain and improve security and emergency response qualifications. They also provide valuable opportunities for coordination between Navy personnel and local mutual aid partners.