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October 31, 2012

State Emergency Operations Center Schedule Press Conference 11 a.m. Tuesday

Vermont Emergency Management will hold a press conference to provide an update on the state’s response to Hurricane Sandy. Public Safety Commissioner Keith Flynn, and Vermont Emergency Management Director Joe Flynn will lead the briefing at the State Emergency Operations Center at 11a.m. located at the Department of Public Safety in Waterbury, Vermont.

“We can provide an update and damage assessment during the press briefing,” said Vermont Emergency Management Director Joe Flynn.

Individuals are encouraged to stay tuned to local media to track the progress of the storm.

If you have lost power and run a generator, make sure it is always run outside and that exhaust is NOT entering the home. Every home should have a carbon monoxide detector.

For more tips visit: http://vem.vermont.gov/preparedness.

Media inquiries can be directed to Emergency Operations Center Public Information Officer Stephanie Dasaro at 800-241-5238.

Source: Department of Public Safety
Last Updated at: October 31, 2012 08:15:39