FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NEWS RELEASE #9
LEE COUNTY TO CLOSE EOC & EMERGENCY SHELTER AT NOON TODAY
September 16, 2018 – Lee County Government (LCG) will close the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and the Emergency Shelter at SanLee Middle School today at 12:00 PM. All public safety and emergency services will return to a normal operating schedule at the close of the EOC.
At the height of the storm, the Emergency Shelter housed 256 people and eight animals. At 9:00 AM this morning, the shelter had one remaining client; all others, including animals, had returned home or found alternate accommodations.
On Monday, September 17th, LCG offices and facilities will resume a regular operating schedule.
For additional information contact:
Community & Governmental Relations Manager
P: (919) 718-4605