The Stormwater Division of the city’s Public Works Department will host Roanoke's first “Preparathon” event on Saturday, Aug. 31, at Center in the Square from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Division is looking for vendors to showcase their organization at this event, to educate the public on flood preparedness and recovery. Interested vendors are asked to fill out the online form available here. Please contact Danielle DeHart in the Stormwater Division by email at [email protected] if you have any questions. Deadline to register is March 29. There is no fee to participate, but space is limited.