FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 24, 2020
Tracy M. Gee
Director of Emergency Management
DECLARATION OF A LOCAL EMERGENCY
CORONAVIRUS 2019 (COVID-19)
The County of Lunenburg has enacted a Declaration of Local Emergency in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The local declaration is effective Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 4:00p.m.
The declaration follows Governor Northam’s State Declaration of Emergency and President Trump’s National Emergency Declaration. A local declaration allows the County of Lunenburg to maximize preparedness and response efforts regarding COVID-19.
During this local emergency, Lunenburg County will make every effort to provide uninterrupted essential services to our citizens. We encourage citizens to check the County website at http://www.lunenburgva.org/ and official Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/LunenburgCountyVA/ as we continue to share information about county facilities and services. Additionally, we urge all residents to visit the following links for the latest information and public health guidance: