Governor Jack Markell has declared a Limited State of Emergency in Sussex County, Delaware, effective immediately.
State of Delaware offices are opening today (January 27, 2015) as regularly scheduled. Employees are to report to work as scheduled.
Governor Markell issued a statement regarding the latest winter storm to impact Delaware.
Because of the extreme weather conditions, Sussex County Code Purple shelter organizers announced people in need of overnight sanctuary will remain at Epworth United Methodist Church, 19285 Holland Glade Road, Rehoboth Beach.
Governor Jack Markell announced he will lift the State of Emergency with Level One Driving Warning for Kent Countyeffective at 6 p.m. today, and for Sussex County at 8 p.m.