State Of Emergency
All county travel restrictions have also been lifted, and the county’s Emergency Operating Center in Lindenwold has been deactivated.
President Barack Obama has signed emergency declarations for Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
A State of Emergency has been declared in Cumberland County.
Officials in Chester have issued a State of Emergency and evacuations have been ordered for residents in Parker Manor.
Marcus Hook declared a State Of Emergency which will go into effect at 11 p.m. , the Mayor said Sunday night.
Mayor Michael Nutter says he is declaring a state of emergency for the city of Philadelphia as Hurricane Sandy approaches the region.
The declaration was announced around 11 a.m. Saturday, just before the governor held a news conference to discuss how the state was preparing for the storm.
Delaware Governor Jack Markell has issued a partial state of emergency for the state beginning Saturday night.
Wilmington Mayor James M. Baker declared a State of Emergency in Wilmington due to Hurricane Sandy effective at 3 p.m. Saturday.
A huge clean-up and repair effort is underway in South Jersey particularly Atlantic county following Friday’s violent storm and there is progress reported as of Sunday morning, according to overnight repair crews.
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Gov. Chris Christie declared Saturday a statewide state of emergency as a result of severe weather conditions including high winds, rain, snow, and mixed freezing precipitation.
Authorities in Cape May and Atlantic counties on Sunday lifted their states of emergency which enforced mandatory evacuations.
Mayor Nutter lifted the state of emergency in Philadelphia early Sunday afternoon, but the potential for widespread flooding remained.
Mayor Michael Nutter says that because of the flooding expected from Hurricane Irene, he has signed a declaration of emergency for the city, the first time one has been issued since 1986.