City of Corpus Christi Hosts Hurricane Evacuation Exercise

Media Advisory


What:   Emergency Evacuation Training Exercise  

When: Friday, June 14, from 2:00 p.mto 3:30 p.m.            

Where: Corpus Christi Gym

             3202 Cabaniss Parkway, 78415          

Who:   City of Corpus Christi

            Texas Division of Emergency Management

            Corpus Christi Regional Transit Authority

            Corpus Christi Independent School District

            American Red Cross

            211 Texas

            Functional Needs Support Team  

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Representatives from the City of Corpus Christi, Texas Division of Emergency Management and local agencies will participate in an emergency evacuation training exercise. The drill will focus on how participants use their training and skills during mock exercises, including hurricanes.  

Volunteers will act as evacuees needing transportation to safe locations throughout the state. The public, including people with pets, is encouraged to participate. Animals must be on a leash, in a crate or kennel.  

If you are interested in participating, join the emergency management team at 2:00 p.m. at Corpus Christi Gym, 3202 Cabaniss Parkway.  

For media inquiries, contact Public Information Manager Robert Gonzales at 361-826-3233 or