E X E C U T I V E O R D E R
DECLARING A DISASTER IN THE COUNTY OF JEFFERSON AND CONTINUING THE DISASTER EMERGENCY IN THE COUNTIES OF CAYUGA, CHAUTAUQUA, CORTLAND, DUTCHESS, ERIE, ESSEX, HAMILTON, HERKIMER, MONTGOMERY, ONEIDA, SARATOGA, WARREN, AND CONTIGUOUS COUNTIES
WHEREAS, pursuant to Executive Order Number 197, a disaster has heretofore been declared due severe weather within the counties of Cayuga, Chautauqua, Cortland, Dutchess, Erie, Essex, Hamilton, Herkimer, Montgomery, Oneida, Saratoga, Warren, and contiguous counties; and
WHEREAS, this storm has produced damaging winds, torrential rainfall, and flooding causing widespread power outages, road closures, travel disruptions, and damage to public and private property throughout the impacted areas, and continues to pose a threat to the public health and safety.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, ANDREW M. CUOMO, Governor of the State of New York, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution of the State of New York and Section 28 of Article 2-B of the Executive Law, do hereby amend Executive Order Number 197 to include Jefferson County beginning on November 1, 2019. This Executive Order shall be in effect until November 30, 2019.
G I V E N under my hand and the Privy Seal of the State in the City of Albany this first day of November in the year two thousand nineteen.
BY THE GOVERNOR
Secretary to the Governor