Gov. Scott activates National Guard ahead of Hurricane Irma

TALLAHASSEE

About 100 members of the Florida Air and Army National Guard were activated Tuesday to begin preparations for Hurricane Irma and all 7,000 members will report for duty Friday morning, Gov. Rick Scott said.

In activating the Guard, Scott said if additional resources are needed before Friday, “then I stand ready to activate as many guard members needed to support our aggressive preparedness actions.”

Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/news/weather/hurricane/article171299582.html#storylink=cpy

Source: Gov. Scott activates National Guard ahead of Hurricane Irma

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