03-20-17-Lake County Included in Latest Presidential Disaster Declaration Request

A request made yesterday by Governor Jerry Brown asks President Trump for a Major Disaster Declaration. It’s to with repairs to the damaged Oroville Dam spillway and to bolster state and local recovery efforts following February storms that caused major flooding and other issues. The emergency proclamation covers 50 counties – including Lake. Yesterday’s request follows three other separate Presidential Major Disaster Declaration requests which have been granted.