Other grieving communities turn to OKC’s model after tragedies
Bombing memorial director shares
lessons learned by Oklahoma City.
BY MELISSA HOWELL •
Modified: April 29, 2012 at 1:15 am •
Published: April 29, 2012
Oklahoma City was the first city to sustain a terrorist attack of the magnitude that was the 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Building.
There was no blueprint on how to respond. No support system existed to deal with the mounting grief and disbelief.
But help arrived....
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