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Hogan Declares State of Emergency in Anticipation of Hurricane Florence

September 12th, 2018 by WCBC Radio

Governor Larry Hogan on Monday declared a state of emergency for Maryland ahead of Hurricane Florence and Allegany County government has done the same. The state of emergency is a proactive measure to ensure that all necessary resources are mobilized throughout the state. The National Hurricane Center currently projects that Florence, now a Category 4 storm, will make landfall in the Carolinas on Thursday.  Dick Devore, director of Allegany County’s Department of Emergency Services, tells WCBC News that the latest reports could see the region receiving significant rain…

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