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Gov. Whitmer activates emergency operations center ahead of flooding

Posted at 1:59 PM, Jun 26, 2021

LANSING, Mich. — Governor Whitmer has activated the Michigan State Emergency Operations Center in response to flooding across the state.

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The goal is to help better direct resources to people dealing with flooding following rainfall.

If you have been affected by flooding and are in need of help, please dial 211 or go to

You will be connected directly to your local United Way for resources and assistance.