Scenes from Upson County StormReady Ceremonies


June 14, 2001

Upson County EMA and local officials being recognized by StormReady Advisory Committee
Upson County EMA Director Billy Mitcham and other dignitaries
On June 14, 2001 Georgia's StormReady Executive Board called a press conference in order to recognize Upson County as a "StormReady Community". A Certificate of Recognition and StormReady street signs were presented to Mr. Billy Mitcham, Director of Upson County Emergency Management and local officials. Making the presentation were Mr. Lans Rothfusz, Meteorologist-in-Charge, and Mr. Barry Gooden, Warning Coordination Meteorologist with the National Weather Service Forecast Office in Peachtree City. GEMA representative Blair Raddatz was also on hand.


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