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19-034 Flood Response Update: Marshall County added to governor’s declaration

Marshall County has been added to the state of disaster declaration signed by Kelly on May 9 which brings the total to 47 counties. The declaration also includes: Anderson, Barber, Barton, Butler, Chase, Chautauqua, Cherokee, Clark, Clay, Cloud, Coffey, Comanche, Cowley, Crawford, Dickinson, Doniphan, Elk, Franklin, Geary, Greenwood, Harvey, Jefferson, Kingman, Lincoln, Lyon, Marion, McPherson, Meade, Montgomery, Morris, Neosho, Osage, …

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19-035 Flood Response Update: Two more counties added to governor’s declaration

Hodgeman and Linn Counties have been added to the state of disaster declaration signed by Governor Laura Kelly on May 9, bringing the total to 49 counties. The declaration also includes: Allen, Anderson, Barber, Barton, Butler, Chase, Chautauqua, Cherokee, Clark, Clay, Cloud, Coffey, Comanche, Cowley, Crawford, Dickinson, Doniphan, Elk, Franklin, Geary, Greenwood, Harvey, Jefferson, Kingman, Lincoln, Lyon, Marion, Marshall, McPherson, …

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19-033 Flood response update: KDEM submits EMAC request

The State Emergency Operations Center in Topeka remained activated overnight to monitor weather conditions across the state and respond to requests for assistance due to widespread severe storms and flooding. It will remain activated 24/7 until further notice. The Kansas Division of Emergency Management sent out a request through the Emergency Management Assistance Compact for an Advance Team to assist …

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19-032 Update to flood response: State Emergency Operations Center remains activated

The State Emergency Operations Center remains activated and continues to monitor and coordinate state assistance to respond to the flooding and severe weather that is currently impacting the state. The state of disaster emergency signed by Governor Laura Kelly on May 9 currently includes 46 counties: Allen, Anderson, Barber, Barton, Butler, Chase, Chautauqua, Cherokee, Clark, Clay, Cloud, Coffey, Comanche, Cowley, …

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19-031 Update to flood response

“Memorial Day Weekend is a time many Kansans head outside or to the lake,” said Governor Laura Kelly. β€œIn many areas, conditions are not safe. Please, put the safety of yourself and your family first. Follow warnings and instructions from local officials – they are looking out for your safety. If advised to evacuate, do so quickly and safely.” Three …

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