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Governor Mead Issues Executive Order to Assist Counties with Flooding

 

February 11, 2017



CHEYENNE – Governor Matt Mead issued an Executive Order on Friday, February 10, declaring a State of Emergency in response to severe weather and flood conditions across Wyoming. Health and safety are paramount considerations. The Order directs the Office of Homeland Security and the Wyoming National Guard to take all appropriate and necessary steps to aid citizens in affected areas.

Based on the Governor’s action, the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security is assisting Fremont, Teton and Washakie counties with their proactive response to conditions.

Teton County experienced widespread pow...



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