Joint exercise based on historic Arizona flood
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District Emergency Management chief David Kingston and District Commander Col. Julie Balten Col. Julie Balten answers questions during a mock press conference at the District’s field office, Sept. 9 in Phoenix, Ariz. The District, Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs, and Flood Control District of Maricopa County staff conducted a joint exercise to evaluate flood response preparedness. The training featured various flooding scenarios at the Painted Rock Dam located 120 miles southwest of Phoenix.