Fumiko Hayashi The Mayor of Yokohama comment
Extremely strong typhoon No.19 is approaching. We might bring damage more than typhoon No. 15 that brought serious damage in the city on the other day.
In all of citizen, the companies, I would like the early preparation. Please avoid unnecessary non-sudden going out. In addition, early evacuation, safety measures, please to have you confirm nearest refuge and hazard map because it is the case of emergency, and to follow command.
In Yokohama-shi, we held "ward chief of the bureau meeting accompanied with typhoon No. 19 approach" yesterday and set up "the anti-disaster measures caution headquarters". We assume every situation so that damage to all of citizen, the companies becomes minimal and will take prior measures with the perfect system as city.
October 11, 2019