Hurricane/Disaster Preparedness

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NC is bracing for a powerful hurricane to head up the East Coast later this week. Gov. Pat McCory had already declared a State of Emergency to assist 66 counties prepare for the potential damage. https://governor.nc.gov/press-release/state-emergency-declared-central-and-eastern-north-carolina

Iredell County is at this time (10/5/16) not included in that State of Emergency, however, some neighboring counties are. Whether or not Iredell county will be directly effected by Hurricane Matthew, being prepared for any disaster needs to be a top priority. Please educate yourself on the importance of being prepare and ready, BEFORE disaster strikes.

Please see the links below for Emergency Preparedness, with a focus on Hurricane Preparations.

https://www.ready.gov/hurricanes

https://ncdisaster.ces.ncsu.edu/spotlight/what-to-do-before-a-hurricane-arrives-36-hours/

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Photo of Stephanie WattsStephanie WattsProgram Assistant (704) 873-0507 (Office) stephanie_watts@ncsu.eduIredell County, North Carolina
Updated on Oct 5, 2016
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