May 19, 2020

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Governor Whitmer Declares State of Emergency for Midland County


LANSING, Mich. — Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer declared a state of emergency for Midland County after the Edenville and Sanford Dams breached.


Shelters have opened across Midland county and are available to residents who need a place to go. Shelters remain open until further notice at:

  • Midland High School at 1301 Eastlawn,
  • Meridian Junior High School at 3475 N. Meridian Road,
  • Bullock Creek High School at 1420 S. Badour,
  • and the West Midland Family Center at 4011 W Isabella.


To view video of the governor’s press conference, click here.