Hurricane Preparedness in the Grand Strand

August 10, 2005

Field Hearing

The Senate Commerce Committee' Subcommittee on Disaster Prevention and Prediction will hold a field hearing on Wednesday, August 10, 2005 at 9:00am on "Hurricane Preparedness in the Grand Strand" at the Springmaid Beach Resort in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

The scheduled witnesses are:

Opening Remarks

  • Mr. Brad Dean

    President
    Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce
  • David Prevatt, Ph.D., PE

    Assistant Professor-Director
    Wind Load Test Facility, Clemson University
  • Mr. Jim Gandy

    Meteorologist
    WLTX-TV
  • Mr. Paul Witten

    Public Safety Director
    Horry County Emergency Preparedness Division
  • Mr. Jim Cantore

    On-Air Meteorologist
    The Weather Channel