Broome County Braces for Hurricane Sandy

By WBNG News

Broome County Braces for Hurricane Sandy

October 28, 2012 Updated Oct 28, 2012 at 5:50 PM EDT

Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Broome County Executive held a series of meetings to prepare for the impending storm.

Representatives from the Red Cross and Preston coordinated efforts to operate shelters to those that might be without a home during recovery efforts.

Preston also met with NYSEG to discuss the importance of response times for crews restoring power.

She also conducted a series of conference calls with various Mayors and Supervisors across the county to discuss the path of the storm and to make sure they are taking the necessary actions.

Preston has suspended her re-election campaign efforts during the coming days to focus efforts on storm prep and recovery.

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