March 03, 2014
Kansas City, MO – Midland Radio Corporation is proud to be chosen as the first Weather Ready Nation™(WRN) Ambassador in the United States. As such, the company will work closely in partnership with the National Weather Service to inspire citizens to be informed and prepared to minimize the impact of natural disasters.
Bruce Jones, Meteorologist at Midland, said, “The United States of America is home to the wildest weather on earth. Tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, blizzards…we have to survive them all. We are excited to be a ‘Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador’ to encourage every home, school, and business to create a safety kit, have a plan, and take appropriate action when severe weather threatens. Let’s all get weather-ready!”
To achieve WRN Ambassador status, Midland was required to submit an application detailing their commitment to perform the following actions: