LIST: Local governments declare emergencies

LIST: Local governments declare emergencies
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SOUTHWEST, Ga. (WALB) - With many curfews already in place in the WALB coverage area, cities and counties are starting to declare states of emergency in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.


Baker County:

Baker County issued an executive order, which is also effective for the City of Newton.

Read the full order below:

Grady County along with the cities of Cairo and Whigham issued states of emergency on Friday, March 27.

Coolidge:

The City of Coolidge declared a state of emergency.

Read the full order below:

Thomasville:

The Thomasville City Council voted unanimously to declare a local state of emergency in a council meeting on March 24.

The following administrative order goes into effect immediately:

Moultrie:

Moultrie’s City Council declared a public health state of emergency on Friday, March, 27. The state of emergency will be in effect until April 11. You can read the full statement here.

Arlington:

The city of Arlington issued an executive order on Friday, March 27.

You can read the full statement below:


Other cities and counties have issued local states of emergency. Click each city or county for more information:

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