ALEXANDRIA, KY (FOX19) - The National Weather Service Weather Forecast Office in Wilmington, Ohio has informed the Campbell County Office of Emergency Management of its renewal as a StormReady Community. Campbell County is one of less than 2,000 Storm Ready Communities nationwide. Over the past six months, the National Weather Service has worked with Campbell County officials on earning the continued recognition.
“Campbell County has every reason to be proud of this accomplishment,” said Kenneth J. Haydu, the Meteorologist In Charge at the Wilmington NWS Office. “Maintaining the StormReady recognition indicates that Campbell County has done everything possible to improve emergency first responder and citizen preparedness in the event of a natural disaster.