Workers prepare a foundation for the new Irving Elementary School in Joplin, Mo., with a community safe room in the background. Joplin has seen a spate of shelter construction since the May 22, 2011, tornado. The city's schools alone plan to build 16 new safe rooms.
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Audio: How can we better prepare for tornadoes?
An NPR broadcast examines the question of how communities can better prepare for tornadoes like the one that struck Moore, Okla. on Monday. The broadcast features commentary from Michael Fitzgerald, who reported a five-part disaster series for the CNHI News Service.
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