Virginia Task Force 1 Activated to North Carolina

Virginia Task Force 1 (VATF-1) Urban Search and Rescue has received its activation orders from the federal government and will be staging in Fort Bragg, NC, in preparation for Hurricane Irene’s landfall. The activation has been coordinated with the Virginia Department of Emergency Management.

More information about VATF-1 can be found online at

About Fairfax County Emergency Information

Official emergency information about preparedness, response and recovery from Fairfax County Government.