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    Tips for Staying Safe & Cool During Extreme Heat

    Summer is here, and much of the U.S. continues to deal with abnormally hot weather. And even if your community hasn’t experienced hotter weather yet, there are ways you can stay safe and cool when warmer temperatures arrive. Read on...
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    Seniors Keeping Cool for Summer

    Summer is here! Across the country, we see the heat index beginning to rise. In many cases, the rising heat can affect our most vulnerable populations; young children and senior citizens. Read on...
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    CodeRED - Keeping Citizens Informed

    All Encouraged to Sign-up for Emergency and Non-emergency Alerts at County Website. Read on...
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    County buying specialized Hazmat boat with federal money

    The grant through the Department of Homeland Security, will for the first time enable response teams to work on the five rivers that border Westmoreland County as well as local lakes and reservoirs. Read full Tribune-Review article
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    Westmoreland County Issues Declaration of Disaster Emergency

    Westmoreland County has been, and continues to be, adversely impacted by extreme amounts of precipitation that occurred from February 15 to April 20, 2018. The Board of Commissioners executed a Declaration of Disaster Emergency for Westmoreland County. Read on...
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    INTERNSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT – Westmoreland County Department of Public Safety Public Relations

    Applications are being accepted for summer and fall 2018 internships. Read on...
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    Westmoreland County Department of Public Safety is now on Twitter! Read on...
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