State of emergency declared

Published 10:23 pm Sunday, November 8, 2009

By Staff
Staff Reports
As Hurricane Ida approaches, Escambia County, Fla. has declared a state of emergency with all public schools closing Monday and Tuesday and shelters opening Monday in preparation for the storm's landfall.
The shelters opening in the county include:
Public schools will also be closed Wednesday due to the Veterans Day holiday.
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