(SUMMERDALE, Ala.) – Baldwin EMC staff and employees have been closely watching Subtropical Storm Alberto as he moves toward the Gulf Coast. With high winds and flash flooding a possibility, the cooperative is ready to respond to widespread outages, should they occur.
“We have a disaster emergency plan in place and in action,” said cooperative spokesperson Mark Ingram. “We want to assure our members we are prepared should Subtropical Storm Alberto reach our service area.”
According to Ingram, Baldwin EMC officials are monitoring the storm around the clock. Baldwin EMC has extra crews on standby prepared to respond should the area experience widespread outages.
Baldwin EMC staff would like to remind their members to keep abreast of the storm’s development and take safety precautions in the event Subtropical Storm Alberto affects Baldwin County.