Tomorrow: Large-scale emergency drill

JMU News

by Mary-Hope Vass


Harrisonburg, Virginia — Local public safety entities and James Madison University will hold a large-scale emergency drill on Wednesday, August 3 in the vicinity of Godwin Hall and the Village Area. The exercise will begin around 8 a.m. and last through lunchtime.  

Members of the campus and local communities can expect to see an increase in public safety officials, as well as changes in traffic on nearby roadways. Bystanders should avoid the area.

Any reporters wanting to cover the event will need to follow-up with the media contacts listed below.


Media contacts: Michael Parks, City of Harrisonburg,
Mary-Hope Vass, James Madison University,

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Published: Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Last Updated: Thursday, January 4, 2024

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