Is Oklahoma’s Severe Weather Policy Grounded in Fact or Folklore?
Gene Blevins / Reuters/Landov
Cloud to ground lightning strikes near storm chasers during a tornado thunderstorm in Cushing, Okla., on May 31.
Since the deadly tornadoes that struck the state this spring, StateImpact has been taking a look at Oklahoma’s severe weather policy, and asking questions:
Why aren’t there more safe rooms in schools?
What financial help is available for those needing a shelter at home?
And should buildings codes be changed to provide more tornado resistance?
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