CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – The county's annual Emergency Preparedness Conference is scheduled to take place Tuesday at the County Administration Building.

The public is invited to attend the free conference, which runs from 10 a.m. until noon. The  administration building is located at 4 Moore Road, which is just off exit 11 on the Garden State Parkway.

Attendees will hear information regarding preparedness efforts in place in Cape May County and the state.

Participants at this year’s conference include representatives of various state agencies including the State Police and the state's Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness.