Scenes from Bibb County StormReady press conference

 

Monday May 14, 2001

Lans Rothfusz presents certificate of acknowledgement to Mr. Wingers
Mr. Johnny Wingers and other dignitaries
On Monday May 14, 2001 Georgia's called a press conference in order to recognize Bibb County as a "StormReady Community". A Certificate of Recognition and StormReady street signs were presented to Mr. Johnny Wingers, Director of Bibb County Emergency Management. Making the presentation was Mr. Lans Rothfusz, Meteorologist-in-Charge of the National Weather Service Forecast Office in Peachtree City. GEMA Director Gary W. McConnell also addressed the gathering, praising Mr. Wingers and local officials for "taking proactive measures to protect their citizens".


Certificate of Recognition presented
by Mr. Rothfusz

Street sign unveiled

Certificate of Recognition presented by Mr. Rothfusz Street sign unveiled

Local official (left) thanks Mr. Wingers
for getting Bibb StormReady

The Sheriff (forward) expressing
appreciation

Mr. Rothfusz speaks to reporters
Local official (left) thanks Mr. Wingers for getting Bibb StormReady The Sheriff expressing appreciation Mr. Rothfusz speaks to reporters

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