Whitfield County Residents Can Get Free Weather Radios Today

Monday, February 5, 2018 - by Mitch Talley

Last year we experienced a tornado, severe thunderstorms, and a few tropical storms – all in Whitfield County. Take time next week during Severe Weather Preparedness Week to get prepared for whatever 2018 brings us. 

Here is a good way to start being better prepared: Whitfield County Emergency Management Agency will be giving away 125 NOAA Weather Radios on Monday from 12-2 p.m. at the Dalton-Whitfield Library, 310 Cappes St. in Dalton. 

The radios will be presented to Whitfield County residents on a first-come, first-serve basis, one per household with proof of residency. If you received a radio from EMA last year, you will not be eligible this year. 

Whitfield EMA received a grant from Georgia Emergency Management Agency/Homeland Security to purchase and distribute 600 NOAA Weather Radios. Other dates and locations for giveaways will be announced soon.

 


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