Coweta claims from recent storms reach over $75…

Release: COMMISSIONER KING RELEASES INITIAL CLAIM,LOSS ESTIMATES FOR MARCH 26 STORMS ATLANTA – Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced recently that, based on data provided by Georgia insurers, the March 26 storms in Coweta…

Lowndes warns residents of encroaching severe weather

Release: Lowndes County Encourages Citizens to Prepare for Severe Weather In accordance with information disseminated by the Tallahassee Division of the National Weather Service, Lowndes County Emergency Management is currently monitoring the chance of severe…

Tropical Storm Zeta disaster relief now being made…

Release: Major Disaster Declared for 21 Counties, Public Assistance Available (ATLANTA) –Governor Brian Kemp requested a Major Disaster Declaration for Tropical Storm Zeta based on joint federal, state and local preliminary damage assessments totaling more…

Weekend storm results in manhole overflow

Release: On January 2, 2021, the City of Valdosta Utilities Department responded to a call concerning a sanitary sewer overflow at a manhole in the 400 block of Mildred Street, an area that experiences localized flooding…

EMA Lowndes encourage preparedness for Isaias

Tropical storm Isaias is currently causing heavy winds and flooding in Puerto Rico and is expected to impact the east coast of the United States mainland this weekend. EMA Lowndes says that it is currently…

Red Cross provides hurricane preparedness tips

Release: ATLANTA, June 5, 2020 — The third named storm of the current hurricane season – Cristobal – made landfall over the weekend after moving through the U.S. Gulf Coast bringing heavy rain, wind and…