OEM Head Bruno Addresses Astoria Civic Association
New York City Office of Emergency Management Commissioner Joe Bruno was the keynote speaker at the November meeting of the Astoria Civic Association. City Councilmember Peter F. Vallone Jr. welcomed Bruno and commended his leadership and his many years of service to the city. Vallone recently worked with Bruno on New York City’s hurricane evacuation plans and emergency response protocol. Shown (l. to r.) are: Vallone, Assemblymember Michael Gianaris, Deputy Commissioner of the Department of Environmental Protection Bob Avaltroni, Office of Emergency Management Commissioner Joseph Bruno and former City Council Speaker Peter F. Vallone Sr.