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Impact Cincinnati: Event Security


The bombings at the Boston Marathon have caused emergency personnel and event organizers across the country to re-evaluate their security plans.

Join us Thursday morning May 2 at 9:20, as we take a look at the security and emergency response measures for the upcoming Flying Pig Marathon and other large local events. Impact Cincinnati, on 91.7, WVXU.

If you have questions for our panel, you can email them to impact@wvxu.org. We’re also on Facebook and Twitter.

Our guests on Impact Cincinnati this week are Flying Pig Marathon Executive Director Iris Simpson-Bush, from the Cincinnati Police Department Event Planning Unit, Seargent Greg Lewton, and Hamilton County Emergency Management Director Michael Snowden,


Flying Pig Marathon

Cincinnati Police

Hamilton County EMA

Emergency Alert Notification System

In 2005, Maryanne Zeleznik came to 91.7 WVXU from WNKU where she served as News and Public Affairs Director for 20 years. At WVXU she is responsible for all news and public affairs programming, hosts Morning Edition Monday through Friday, and fills in to host Cincinnati Edition. As time allows, she covers daily news, produces local features, and contributes news stories to National Public Radio.