Senator Blackburn Supports Governor Lee’s State of Emergency Declaration

March 11, 2019

Washington, D.C. – Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) made the following statement in support of Governor Bill Lee’s decision to declare a state of emergency after 83 of Tennessee’s 95 counties experienced damage caused by severe rainfall and flooding.
“Governor Lee and the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency took swift and decisive action to respond to this severe weather emergency,” said Senator Blackburn. “Governor Lee’s executive order will help streamline the process for accessing federal funds and ensuring those dollars help Tennesseans affected by the tragedy created by this flooding. My office stands ready to help with the recovery efforts in any way we can.” 
Senator Blackburn encouraged her constituents to contact any of her Tennessee offices if they need assistance. Contact information may be found below. 
10 West M. L. King Blvd., 6th Floor
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Telephone (423) 541-2939
91 Stonebridge Blvd, Suite 103
Jackson, TN 38305
Telephone (731) 660-3971
800 Market Street, Suite 121
Knoxville, TN 37902
Telephone (865) 540-3781
100 Peabody Place, Suite 1125
Memphis, TN 38103
Telephone (901) 527-9199
3322 West End Avenue, Suite 610
Nashville, TN 37203
Telephone (629) 262 8423
1105 East Jackson Blvd, Suite 4
Jonesborough, TN 37659
Telephone (423) 753-4009