Monmouth County Sheriff Shaun Golden announced that a Code Blue Alert has been issued in the County as extremely low temperatures and dangerously high winds are forecast. The Code Blue Alert is in effect starting on Sunday, January 20 at 6:00 a.m and extends through 8:00 a.m on Wednesday January 23.
“Our number one priority is to ensure the safety of all Monmouth County residents throughout this Code Blue Alert and always,” said Sheriff Golden, whose agency oversees the Monmouth County Office of Emergency Management. “The necessary plans, procedures and resources are in place to address any emergency situation that is elevated to the level of needing county assistance.”
Residents in need of a warming center are advised to contact their local police department. The municipality will then coordinate assistance with the Monmouth County Office of Emergency Management. Read the rest of this entry »Posted: January 18th, 2019 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County, Monmouth County News, News | Tags: Code Blue Alert, Monmouth County News, Office of Emergency Management, Sheriff Shaun Golden | Comments Off on Golden: No one will be left out in the cold