NO WIPES IN THE PIPES

NO WIPES IN THE PIPES

The biggest sources of sewer overflows and backups are rags and debris, mostly flushable wipes. Flushable baby wipes and sani-wipes: No matter what’s on the label, “flushable” wipes do not disintegrate in water as quickly as toilet tissue does. Municipal…

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Irma Assistance and Trash Pickup

Irma Assistance and Trash Pickup

The following local non-profits are available to assist Effingham County residents:   Today (9/13) starting at Noon Hot meals provided by Springfield United Methodist Church 210 Cleveland St, Springfield GA 31329   Today (9/13) 3pm-5pm New Hope Christian Church will…

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EEMA Announces Safe Shelter Locations

EEMA Announces Safe Shelter Locations

Effingham County Emergency Management Agency · 10 mins · Effingham County Local Safe Shelters -participants must bring their own food, water, toiletries and blankets. *Not for medical needs patients; medical needs patients that still require safe shelter should go to Effingham…

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Hurricane Irma Update

Hurricane Irma Update

The City of Rincon elected officials and staff are meeting regularly with the Effingham Emergency Management Agency to prepare for Hurricane Irma.  Governor Deal has declared a state of emergency for 30 counties, including Effingham, which is under a voluntary…

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