Albemarle County Declares Local Emergency as Hurricane Florence Approaches

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Press Release from Albemarle County:

Today, County Executive Jeff Richardson declared a Local Emergency in Albemarle County in anticipation of the potential impacts from Hurricane Florence.

A Local Emergency grants Albemarle County access to state and federal resources in order to address any public safety needs that may arise as a result of the anticipated storm and its residual effects. For more information on what a Local Emergency is, click here.

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