Missouri News: City of Columbia Utilities seeking mutual aid on Jan. 12 for winter storm event

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COLUMBIA, MO – Jan. 13, 2019 – Due to approximately 7,000 City of Columbia Utilities customers that are currently without power, caused by trees and limbs sagging on power lines from the heavy snow, the City is requesting mutual aid and seeking a declaration of emergency in accordance with Chapter 19.95 (a) from the City Ordinance.

The Ordinance states that a declaration of emergency is whenever the city manager requests the emergency assistance of others under a mutual aid agreement or authorizes city employees to provide emergency assistance to others under a mutual aid agreement.

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