Brunswick County lifts state of emergency, voluntary evacuation order

Brunswick County lifts state of emergency, voluntary evacuation order
West Brunswick High School will become a shelter Thursday morning to accommodate those evacuating due to Michael.

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - Brunswick County officials have lifted a state of emergency and a voluntary evacuation order, effective 6 p.m. Thursday, as authorities begin to unwind their Michael readiness efforts.

County officials also lifted a burn ban that was enacted ahead of the storm as well as close the shelter established at West Brunswick High School.

Brunswick County lifts state of emergency, voluntary evacuation order

Citizens who need assistance can still call the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) at 910-253-5383.

Brunswick County government offices will be open on a regular schedule Friday, Oct. 12.

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