Greenbrier,Monroe Counties Among Those Declared In State Of Emergency By The Governor

Greenbrier, Monroe and Raleigh counties are among seven for whom Governor Jim Justice declared a State of Emergency after heavy rainfall this week that caused significant local flooding. The Governor authorized West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management Director Mike Todorovich to support local counties and to use all State resources necessary. The Governor also directed the West Virginia National Guard to assist. The State Emergency Operations Center has been partially activated and is coordinating with officials in the declaration area to determine their needs.