The city is working on new ways to ensure that citizens stock only approved items in the kits they keep on city property. But the story got us thinking: Should firearms be included in emergency preparedness kits? Why or why not?
- Brant Kucera: Cannon Beach city manager
- Allison Stewart: Artist and natural disaster survivor who photographs “bug out” kits across the country
- Kevin Starrett: President of the Oregon Firearms Federation
- Laurie Holien: Deputy director of the Oregon Office of Emergency Management
- Brett D. Matthews: Emergency preparedness consultant and firearms instructor