Georgia to declare public health emergency

Release: Atlanta, GA – Following President Trump’s national emergency declaration today, Governor Kemp issued the following statement: “Based on President Trump's emergency declaration, I will declare a public health emergency for the State of Georgia tomorrow…

President Obama Signs Georgia Emergency Declaration

ATLANTA, GA - Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that President Obama has declared an emergency in the state of Georgia and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local response efforts due to the emergency…

*Update* Gov. Deal Expands State of Emergency to…

ATLANTA, GA - Gov. Nathan Deal has expanded the state of emergency to from 45 counties to 88. The additional counties are: Baldwin, Bibb, Bleckley, Burke, Butts, Clayton, Columbia, Coweta, Crawford, Emanuel, Fayette, Glascock, Greene, Hancock,…

Gov. Deal Extends State of Emergency

ATLANTA, GA - Georgia continues to be under a state of emergency. Governor Nathan Deal has extended the state of emergency, allowing the state to use certain resources to help local governments clear roads and…

Gov. Deal Declares State of Emergency in Georgia

ATLANTA, GA - After consultation with GEMA Director Charley English and other state agency heads, Gov. Nathan Deal has signed a state of emergency declaration related to the winter storm for the entire state of…