LEE CO., GA (WALB) - The Red Cross honored Lee County leaders for their response to and leadership during recent flooding.
The Southwest Georgia Chapter gave certificates of appreciation to four Lee County officials who helped with disaster relief operations.
Red Cross leaders say they're all about partnering with local officials.
"Making sure that those mutual aids for those families that are faced with disaster events and so it's very good to know our resources and it's very good to have that communication that way we know how to serve our public," said Nature Malone, Disaster Lead Specialist with the Southwest Georgia Chapter of the American Red Cross.
They presented certificates of appreciation to Zoning Administrator Marcia Studley, Planning and Zoning Director Matthew Inman, Public Safety Director Bobby Watkins, and EMA Director James Howell.