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Hurricane Florence


Post Date:09/13/2018 9:42 AM

18 Government Center Lane
P. O. Box 590, Verona, Virginia 24482-0590
(540) 245-5618, FAX 245-5621


September 13, 2018 9:00 a.m. – The Augusta County Board of Supervisors declared a local emergency at its meeting last night, allowing Emergency Services, if needed, to access State resources and apply for Federal reimbursement for costs related to Hurricane Florence.  The public should be aware of the following updates and closings:  

  • Sandbags and sand are no longer available.
  • All Augusta County Parks will be closed from Friday at noon to Monday at noon, including Natural Chimneys campground.  
  • Household Hazardous Waste Day has been postponed to October 13, 2018.  Reference the County website for further details about the event.

Continue to stay tuned to your local radio and television stations for updates about the storm.  

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