Early this morning Governor Kemp expanded the area covered by the State of Emergency declared on August 29, 2019, to exist in the following additional nine Georgia counties: Appling, Bacon, Bulloch, Clinch, Echols, Evans, Screven, Tattnall, and Ware. A copy of the expanded executive order may be found (HERE).
This brings the total number of counties under a State of Emergency to twenty-one. A copy of the original emergency declaration may be found (HERE).
The mandatory evacuation order remains in effect for Chatham, Bryan, Liberty, McIntosh, Glynn, and Camden counties east of Interstate-95. As well, westerly contraflow on Interstate-16 remains in effect until further notice. A copy that executive order may be found (HERE).