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Mandatory Evacuation Order Lifted

Mandatory Evacuation Order Lifted

| April 20, 2015

Press Release from the Village of Perth Andover Perth-Andover, NB – “The Village of Perth-Andover has removed the mandatory evacuation. However, if residents are staying with family or friends we would encourage you to stay one more evening. At the present time, we feel the community is not at any immediate risk of flooding. However, […]

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Aroostook County Emergency Management Officials prepare for flood season

Aroostook County Emergency Management Officials prepare for flood season

| April 10, 2015

As winter weather makes its way out and spring weather rolls in, Aroostook County emergency management officials are preparing for flood season. “We do have a heightened awareness we’ve been monitoring our area closely, we’ve been participating in statewide calls and doing some regional meetings as well for preparedness,” said Darren Woods. Woods is the […]

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Ice On Maine Rivers Are Frozen In Place.  When Will The Melting Begin, And Will It Cause Flooding?

Ice On Maine Rivers Are Frozen In Place. When Will The Melting Begin, And Will It Cause Flooding?

| March 7, 2014

The cold temperatures right now will simply delay the inevitable melting of Maine rivers. That’s the conclusion from yesterdays River Flow Advisory Commission meeting in Augusta.   Here’s more on the Emergency Management Agency’s plan of action for potential floods in Aroostook County, and what type of conditions would cause flooding. It would take at […]

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