Those Pesky Bloodsuckers....

June 14, 2017
Mosquito Habitats Those pesky little bloodsuckers are back!  With all of this rain they will have places to breed!  As a part of your mosquito control plan, try some of these methods to remove Mosquito Habitats: ·         Get rid of standing water in rain gutters, old tires, buckets, plastic covers, toys or any other container where
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Solar Eclipse 2017

August 16, 2017
On Monday, August 21st, a solar eclipse will occur over North America. This means the moon will be in a position directly between the Earth and the sun. The moon’s shadow is seen, and (for those in the path of totality) daylight briefly turns to darkness. Our location will see about 95% coverage. The event
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Winter Weather Awareness Week 2017

November 13, 2017
The National Weather Service and the Alabama Emergency Management Agency have declared the week of Sunday, November 12th ­­– Friday, November 17th, Winter Weather Awareness Week. Now is the time to ensure that you and your family are prepared for winter weather hazards that may affect Etowah County. ·         Assemble emergency supply kits for your home
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Severe Weather Awareness Week

February 15, 2018
Severe Weather Awareness Week February 15th, 2018 Severe Weather Awareness Week              Governor Kay Ivey, along with the National Weather Service and the Alabama Emergency Management Agency, has declared the week of February 18th – 23rd, Severe Weather Awareness Week in Alabama.   NOW IS THE TIME TO ENSURE THAT YOU AND YOUR FAMILY ARE PREPARED FOR SEVERE WEATHER
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Etowah County Long Term Recovery

July 18, 2018 emapio
Four months after the tornadoes of March 19th, 2018, the Etowah County Long Term Recovery Committee is still working hard to return its county to a better sense of normalcy. The estimated cost of the Southside–Riddles Bend Tornado is just over 1.3 million dollars. Rainbow City removed 26,588 cubic yards of debris, while the City
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Take Proactive Steps

February 25, 2020 jtanner
DATE:             February 23, 2020                                                     TIME:  4:30 PM CONTACT :   ema@cityofgadsden.com                                         256.549.4575 (Office)   Take Proactive Steps   The potential of Coronavirus patients being housed nearby promoted a move by the Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency over the weekend.  We took proactive steps to ensure that we were as prepared as possible to support our
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Citizen Guidance

March 3, 2020 jtanner
Citizen Guidance
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April 10, 2020

April 28, 2020 jtanner
NEWS RELEASE   DATE:  April 10, 2020                                                                      TIME:  4:30 PM CONTACT :   EMA                                                                         256.549.4575 (Office) ema@cityofgadsden.com     Storm Threat and COVID-19 Crisis   With the potential for severe weather in our area on Sunday, the Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency (GECEMA) wants to remind everyone we are now in the heart of
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Etowah County Public Health Emergency Declaration

April 28, 2020 jtanner
Click here for the County Declaration.  attallaresolution Hokes Bluff Letter of Support R-98-20 Gadsden Resolution Rainbow City Resolution Ridgeville and Altoona Walnut Grove Resolution Supporting Public Health Emergency
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Final Statewide Order - Public Health Emergency

April 28, 2020 jtanner
Final Statewide Order – 4.3.2020
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COVID-19 Additional Documents

April 28, 2020 jtanner
3.17.20 county schools Letter to Parents 4.3.20Friday COVID_19 Mayor docx 18-294906-germs-are-everywhere-poster 2020-03-23 3rd Supplemental COVID-19 SOE[1588] 2020-04-03 6th Supplemental SOE COVID-19 032020_Etowah County News Release Amended-Statewide-Social-Distancing-SHO-Order-3.27.2020-FINAL GECEMA press relase 041020_storms_COVID
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Disaster Services Center

April 28, 2020 jtanner
  Disaster Services Center   Northside Baptist Church Reece City   Friday, 4/17/2020 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.   Supplies while they last   Meet with agencies who may be able to fill a need   Red Cross, Etowah County Voad, EMA, 211- First Call for Help, United Way, Keep Etowah Beautiful
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