WASHINGTON COUNTY – The Washington County Emergency Operations, had previously activated at a Level one status but has now downgraded to a Level two.

At Level one, a full scale activation, all primary and support agencies under the state plan are notified. The State Emergency Operations Center will be staffed by Division of Emergency Management personnel and all Emergency Support Functions.

Level two is an agency activation that may not require activation of every section, branch or Emergency Support Functions. All primary, or lead, Emergency Support Functions are notified. The State Emergency Operations Center will be staffed by Division of Emergency Management personnel and necessary Emergency Support Functions.

Washington County is currently operating at a Level two status.