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    Allegany County Department of Emergency Services - Fire Safety

    There have been 23 residential fire fatalities in the State of Maryland, from January 1, 2017 to May 3, 2017. In cases where the cause of the fire has been determined, smoking, cooking and heating were the leading causes of fatal residential fires. Read Tips
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    Allegany County Emergency Services - Hurricane Preparedness Week

    The Atlantic hurricane season is June – November. May 7-13, 2017 is Hurricane Prepared Week. Learn More
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    Allegany County Emergency Services Tornado Safety

    You may not think of Allegany County as having the right type of climate and geography to allow for the formation of tornadoes, but the region does experience tornado events from time to time. A tornado can occur at any time of year and any time of day. Learn More
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    Allegany County Emergency Services Flood Safety

    Six inches of moving water can sweep you off your feet. Floods are one of the most common hazards in the US. Flood Watch? Flood Warning? Be prepared Additional Info...
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    Allegany County Emergency Services Thunderstorm Safety

    Spring means thunderstorm season is here. The Allegany County Department of Emergency Services encourages all individuals to review this important, life-saving information about thunderstorms, lightening, hail, and wind. Read on...
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