PROCLAMATION STATE OF EMERGENCY

CITY OF SOUTHPORT

WHEREAS, the City of Southport Board of Aldermen adopted a State of Emergency Ordinance pursuant to the provisions ofN.C.G.S. 14-288.12 to determine and proclaim the existence of a State of Emergency and to impose certain prohibitions and restrictions appropriate to meet the emergency.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT PROCLAIMED BY MAYOR J. V. DOVE CITY OF SOUTHPORT THAT IN ORDER TO PROTECT PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY:

A State ofEmergency will take effect at 2:15p.m. within the City of Southport due to potential severe weather conditions on this Monday, September 10, 2018.

That pursuant to this declared state of emergency, the following shall apply:

1. Mandatory Evacuation of All Visitors and Tourists, September 10, 2018

2. Voluntary Evacuation of Southport Residents, September 10, 2018

3. Mandatory Evacuation of Southport Residents beginning Wednesday September 12, 2018, 8:00a.m.

J.V. Dove

Mayor