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Kent Co. Flood Update: Health & Safety are Top Priority

Posted at 8:58 AM, Apr 24, 2013
and last updated 2013-04-24 08:58:33-04

KENT COUNTY, Mich. – The Kent County Sheriff’s Department and the Kent County Health Department have passed along an update on the on-going flood response.

According to a release provided early Wednesday morning, many people are working to clean the damage that’s been left in homes and yards.  The clean-up efforts in the county could last for days, or even weeks.   With that in mind, the Emergency Management Division is working to make sure that health and safety are a priority for all in the course of the clean-up efforts.

As of April 24, the State of Emergency issued on April 19 remains in effect for all of Kent County until further notice.  The entire update is available below in a .pdf format.

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