St. Johns County declares local state of emergency in preparation for Dorian

St. Johns County declares local state of emergency in preparation for Dorian


on the push those vacations
and we’ll let you know of any
schedule changes as soon as and we’ll let you know of any
schedule changes as soon as
they are made. schedule changes as soon as
they are made.
>>Saint Johns County is now they are made.
>>Saint Johns County is now
under a local state of>>Saint Johns County is now
under a local state of
emergency as people all across under a local state of
emergency as people all across
the area prepare for another emergency as people all across
the area prepare for another
major storm is rejects reporter the area prepare for another
major storm is rejects reporter
Allyson Henning is live in major storm is rejects reporter
Allyson Henning is live in
Saint Augustine tonight where. Allyson Henning is live in
Saint Augustine tonight where.
>>Some have already started Saint Augustine tonight where.
>>Some have already started
putting out sandbags Allison.>>Some have already started
putting out sandbags Allison.
>>Yes, that’s right people who putting out sandbags Allison.
>>Yes, that’s right people who
live in the area as well>>Yes, that’s right people who
live in the area as well
as people who work in the area live in the area as well
as people who work in the area
are taking advantage of the as people who work in the area
are taking advantage of the
free resources like the are taking advantage of the
free resources like the
sandbags free resources like the
sandbags
right here. We are outside a sandbags
right here. We are outside a
Bay front business here in right here. We are outside a
Bay front business here in
Saint Augustine the old town Bay front business here in
Saint Augustine the old town
discovery center. They took Saint Augustine the old town
discovery center. They took
serious damage 2 years in a row discovery center. They took
serious damage 2 years in a row
like many residents. serious damage 2 years in a row
like many residents.
>>Are now doing everything like many residents.
>>Are now doing everything
they can to protect their>>Are now doing everything
they can to protect their
property. they can to protect their
property.
One scoop at a time property.
One scoop at a time
people in Saint Johns County One scoop at a time
people in Saint Johns County
are packing sandbags ahead of people in Saint Johns County
are packing sandbags ahead of
Hurricane Dorian I think 25 are packing sandbags ahead of
Hurricane Dorian I think 25
bags is enough to brace me out Hurricane Dorian I think 25
bags is enough to brace me out
for. bags is enough to brace me out
for.
>>If it’s higher than that for.
>>If it’s higher than that
it’s probably not going to>>If it’s higher than that
it’s probably not going to
hold anyway. The exact track of it’s probably not going to
hold anyway. The exact track of
the storm still in limbo, but hold anyway. The exact track of
the storm still in limbo, but
locals aren’t taking any the storm still in limbo, but
locals aren’t taking any
chances and getting prepared. locals aren’t taking any
chances and getting prepared.
We’ve already seen people chances and getting prepared.
We’ve already seen people
boarding up their homes and We’ve already seen people
boarding up their homes and
emptying store shelves. boarding up their homes and
emptying store shelves.
They ensure has lived in Delano emptying store shelves.
They ensure has lived in Delano
Beach for about 6 years now and They ensure has lived in Delano
Beach for about 6 years now and
watched Matthew and Irma Beach for about 6 years now and
watched Matthew and Irma
devastate the area. watched Matthew and Irma
devastate the area.
This is sky 4 video showing devastate the area.
This is sky 4 video showing
some of that aftermath along This is sky 4 video showing
some of that aftermath along
coastal highway not far from some of that aftermath along
coastal highway not far from
her home everything just came coastal highway not far from
her home everything just came
down we have houses that just her home everything just came
down we have houses that just
went into the water it was it down we have houses that just
went into the water it was it
was. went into the water it was it
was.
>>Crazy. The a lot of flooding was.
>>Crazy. The a lot of flooding
in our>>Crazy. The a lot of flooding
in our
probably 6 inches up to the in our
probably 6 inches up to the
doors. Sheriff admits the probably 6 inches up to the
doors. Sheriff admits the
sandbags helped her doors. Sheriff admits the
sandbags helped her
tremendously during Irma. sandbags helped her
tremendously during Irma.
>>And judging by the constant tremendously during Irma.
>>And judging by the constant
flow of people loading up their>>And judging by the constant
flow of people loading up their
cars today. She isn’t the only flow of people loading up their
cars today. She isn’t the only
one that people are smart cars today. She isn’t the only
one that people are smart
they’re preparing and I think one that people are smart
they’re preparing and I think
the people that don’t and wait they’re preparing and I think
the people that don’t and wait
to the last minute and then the people that don’t and wait
to the last minute and then
call upon the officials County to the last minute and then
call upon the officials County
officials city officials to call upon the officials County
officials city officials to
help them. Selfish and we need officials city officials to
help them. Selfish and we need
to be doing our part. help them. Selfish and we need
to be doing our part.
>>To prepare right now.>>And it is important to know>>And it is important to know
the county does have>>And it is important to know
the county does have
a non-emergency hotline set up the county does have
a non-emergency hotline set up
for storm related information. a non-emergency hotline set up
for storm related information.
The number for that is 9 o 4 a for storm related information.
The number for that is 9 o 4 a
2, 4, 5, 5, 5, 0, it will The number for that is 9 o 4 a
2, 4, 5, 5, 5, 0, it will
be available to everyone in the 2, 4, 5, 5, 5, 0, it will
be available to everyone in the
county from 08:00AM to 07:00PM be available to everyone in the
county from 08:00AM to 07:00PM
daily deadly a good number 2 county from 08:00AM to 07:00PM
daily deadly a good number 2
seed in your mind the more the daily deadly a good number 2
seed in your mind the more the
You know moves towards the seed in your mind the more the
You know moves towards the
Northeast. Florida will also You know moves towards the
Northeast. Florida will also
provide that information for Northeast. Florida will also
provide that information for
you on newsfourjax dot com provide that information for
you on newsfourjax dot com
reporting live in San Augustine you on newsfourjax dot com
reporting live in San Augustine
Allyson Henning Channel 4 the reporting live in San Augustine
Allyson Henning Channel 4 the
local station. Allyson Henning Channel 4 the
local station.
>>So Alison are other more local station.
>>So Alison are other more
sandbags available.>>So Alison are other more
sandbags available.
>>Yeah, they’re actually sandbags available.
>>Yeah, they’re actually
locations here in Saint>>Yeah, they’re actually
locations here in Saint
Augustine as well as throughout locations here in Saint
Augustine as well as throughout
Saint Johns County and Saint Augustine as well as throughout
Saint Johns County and Saint
Augustine specifically Francis Saint Johns County and Saint
Augustine specifically Francis
field which is right down the Augustine specifically Francis
field which is right down the
street from where I’m at right field which is right down the
street from where I’m at right
now they’re opening up again at street from where I’m at right
now they’re opening up again at
8 o’clock tomorrow morning and now they’re opening up again at
8 o’clock tomorrow morning and
they will be 8 o’clock tomorrow morning and
they will be
you know a lot of people to they will be
you know a lot of people to
come in and fill up sandbags you know a lot of people to
come in and fill up sandbags
for free until the supply runs come in and fill up sandbags
for free until the supply runs
out as for the for free until the supply runs
out as for the
other locations around Saint out as for the
other locations around Saint
Johns County will have those other locations around Saint
Johns County will have those
details posted for you on

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