A Great City.
Living in Thomas Not So bad:
Excellent Local Television and Radio Stations
Low Crime, Even Tax Rates.
Tornado Warning Sirens DOT THE CITY Every 40-60 tiles for City-Wide Coverage
Some Sirens Found in Thomas...
Federal Signal 2T22 (Dual Tone)
Federal Signal 3T22 (Dual Tone, With Hi-lo/Fire Signal Option)
Federal Signal Thunderbolt 1000T (Dual Tone)
Federal Signal Thunderbolt 1003 (Dual Tone, With Hi-lo/Fire Signal Option)
Federal Signal 2001-130
Federal Signal Thunderbeam RSH-10
The Sirens are TESTED every 2 WEEKS, usually Monday at 11am.
Winter: cold and LOTS OF SNOW
Spring: warm and AVERAGE RAIN FALL
Summer: HOT and Severe Storms, SOME ARE TORNADIC
we DO GET Tornadoes, but mostly the "Lower Band" (F0-F2)
BUT LARGER Tornadoes are UNCOMMON TO RARE. (F3 AND F4)
Reception of Local Television Stations include:
WTKK-TV 21 (CBS)
WJKU-TV-30 (PBS, from New City)
in some cases, Farther Stations:
CICA-TV 19 (Tvo) from New York City (CENTRAL)
CKGN-TV 41 (GLOBAL), from WaterFord.
Some of the Stores in the city....
Woolco, Zellers, Domino's Pizza, Kentucky Fried Chicken, K-mart, Thomas Mall...
We even got some Cinemas, Here are some Comments from Residents..
"I went to see "Star Trek: The Motion Picture" at the Thomas Mall, Best 20 bucks I spent" -local sim/resident
"I went to see "Superman The Movie" at the Downtown Theatre, it was in DOLBY STEREO and it was the Best 30 bucks I spent, and i Saw it Again!" - another local sim/resident
Why Just Yesterday, SimBob's kids were Watching "Sesame Street" on Local PBS Station, WJKU-TV 30 and Canadian Classic...Polka Dot Door.
thomas had a major riot, but the police took care of it quickly.
photos added to photobucket.