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Posted on: August 29, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Camden County Declares State of Emergency

The National Hurricane Center forecasts Hurricane Dorian will be dangerously close to the Southeastern Region of the State of Georgia and will possibly produce excessive rainfall, damaging winds, and flooding in Camden County.

The Chairman of the Board of Commissioners has exercised, for such periods as the State of Emergency exists, these emergency powers to perform and exercise such powers, and duties as may be necessary to promote and secure the safety and protection of the public, pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 38-3-27 EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT and Official Code of Camden County Chapter 22: CIVIL EMERGENCIES. This State of Emergency Declaration shall remain in effect until rescinded.

Please continue to monitor the progress of the hurricane through the National Weather Service and the National Hurricane Center. Regular updates will also be posted to the Camden County EMA social media pages and on the County website at Please sign up for CodeRED to receive emergency notifications or text “CamdenCodeRED” to 99411 to enroll.

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