A Notice from Kure City June, 2022(English)

【It’s the rainy season. Introducing the content that will be broadcasted when evacuation is required】

Rainy season is from early June to late July.
Heavy rain continues and it is dangerous. When evacuation is required, an emergency notification will be sent to the mobile phone and the Disaster Prevention Administration Radio System will be played.

※サイレン(📣5秒(びょう) → 止(とめ)6秒(びょう) → 📣5秒(びょう) → 止(とめ)6秒(びょう) → 📣5秒(びょう))

◆Disaster Prevention Administration Radio System(Example)
Warning Level 3
This is Kure City.
Due to the risk of landslides or floods, a warning level 3 ” Evacuation of the Elderly, etc.” was announced throughout the city at 6pm.
If you are an elderly person living in a dangerous place or if it takes time to evacuate, please evacuate to a shelter or a relative/an acquaintance’s house that is safe immediately.
Others should also prepare for evacuation and evacuate voluntarily as soon as possible.
Please check the NHK data broadcasting for the shelters to be opened.
※Siren (📣 5 seconds → Stop 6 seconds → 📣 5 seconds → Stop 6 seconds → 📣 5 seconds)

※サイレン(📣60秒(びょう) → 止(とめ)5秒(びょう) → 📣60秒(びょう))

Warning Level 4
This is Kure City.
Due to the increased risk of landslides, a warning level 4 “Evacuation Order ” was issued throughout the city at 6pm.
If you live in a dangerous place, please evacuate to a shelter or a relative/an acquaintance’s house that is safe immediately.
When evacuation is dangerous, please move to a building away from cliffs or swamps, or to a room in your house to ensure your safety.
Please check the NHK data broadcast for the shelter to be opened.
※Siren (📣 60 seconds → Stop 5 seconds → 📣 60 seconds)

●How to watch “NHK data broadcasting”
➀Turn on the TV ➁ Select 地上波 “terrestrial” ➂ Press channel 1 NHK ➃ Press the d button

◆When evacuation is required, Kure International Exchange Association’s Facebook page will be updated with the most current information.

【Please Submit the Child Allowance Form (Genkyo Todoke) by Thursday, June 30th】

From this year, in principle, it will not be necessary to submit the Child Allowance Form (Genkyo Todoke).
Genkyo Todoke forms have been mailed to those who are receiving child allowance and should be completed and returned by Thursday, June 30th.
If you do not submit them, you will not be able to receive future allowances, so please be sure to submit them.

▼Contact: Kosodate-shien-ka 0823-25-3173

【Hiroshima Prefectural Beach in Kamagari Opens】

「Suna ASOBeach in Kure City~Umi To Nippon Project~」

There are plenty of marine events such as Beach Sandals Flying-game, Standup Paddleboarding (SUP), and safety lessons at sea schools.
Time: Sunday, July 10th, from 9:30am
Place: Hiroshima Prefectural Beach in Kamagari, Sea Bathing Beach
Cost: free

▼Contact: Kamagari B&G Marine Center 0823-66-1166

【A multilingual life guidebook has been published】

“The Kure Life Guidebook for Foreigners” has been published in English, Chinese, Portuguese, and Vietnamese. It contains a lot of useful information for foreigners about life and administrative procedures.
It is distributed free of charge at the International Exchange Center on the 1st floor of the Kure City Hall, Tobu Chiku Foreign Resident Comprehensive Consultation Counter in Hiro Shimin Center, and every local Civic Center.
You can also download it from the Kure International Exchange Association’s website.


【Kure City Promotional Magazine “市政だより くれ” Available in English.】

1 Scan the QR Code.
2 Download and install the “Catalog Pocket” app.
3 Scan the QR Code again.