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
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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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