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Monthly Archives: September 2017

Mosquitos & Hurricanes

Posted on September 15th, 2017 by Veronica Mahathre

Things to Know Adult mosquitoes don’t generally survive high winds during a hurricane. However, the mosquito eggs laid in the …

Food, Water & Other Safety After a Storm

Posted on September 12th, 2017 by Summer Nix

Please be diligent in ensuring your food and water sources are safe for consumption after Hurricane Irma.  The Georgia Department …

Opening a Compassionate Shelter?

Posted on September 11th, 2017 by Summer Nix

For those who have recently opened or are planning to open a Compassionate Shelter / Good Samaritan Shelter, please contact …

Electricity-Dependent Residents

Posted on September 10th, 2017 by Summer Nix

The Gwinnett, Newton & Rockdale County Health Departments would like to remind all citizens that if you or someone in …

Deal expands state of emergency to include all 159 counties

Posted on September 10th, 2017 by Summer Nix

Acting on a recommendation from the state’s Emergency Operations Command and ahead of heavy rains, strong wind and potential flooding …