State of emergency extended in Howard County

Posted at 9:00 AM, Aug 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-05 17:49:34-04

The Howard County Council voted 5-0 to extend the state of emergency declared after historic flooding in Ellicott City through September 7.

RELATED: Gov. Larry Hogan declares state of emergency in Howard County

The decision comes nearly a week after Governor Larry Hogan signed the executive order to give support and assistance to those affected by flood damage in Howard County.

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