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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Crews picking up debris from Jan. 12 tornadoes

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Crews from Newton County and the Georgia Department of Transportation began picking up debris from the right-of-way in the southern portion of Newton County Monday.

Crews will be clearing the area of tree and brush debris caused by the tornadoes that impacted southern Newton County Jan. 12.

Please have debris by the side of the road by Feb. 11.

Multiple crews from the Georgia Department of Transportation are assisting Newton County Public Works in debris removal.

Also, teams from the Federal Emergency Management Agency are conducting door-to-door assessments of the storm damage.

Those who need assistance can also call the Red Cross for help with recovery at 1 (800) RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) and/or 1-800-621-3362.

Also, residents can utilize Crisis Cleanup by calling 470-201-5701.

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