Governor Rick Scott addressed the crowd at the Governor's Hurricane Conference in West Palm Beach.
The event that began on Sunday and continues through Friday at the Palm Beach County Convention Center is a gathering of emergency managers, first responders and medical professionals from around the nation. They talk about ways to ensure everybody is prepared to weather a storm this hurricane season.
Scott spoke on Wednesday about the imporance of hurricane preparedness.
The theme of this year's confernce is "Readiness is Everyone's Job," which is aimed at pushing new methods of preparing residents.
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