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Advisory 4: Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez to host a briefing on Hurricane Matthew this morning, Oct. 5

MIAMI (October 05, 2016)

Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez and the Office of Emergency Management will host a briefing today, Oct. 5 at 9  a.m. at Miami-Dade County Emergency Operations Center, 9300 NW 41st St., in Doral, to update Miami-Dade County on the potential impact of Hurricane Matthew.

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Who:
Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez
Office of Emergency Management
What:
Hurricane Matthew update
When:
October 05, 2016 — 09:00 a.m.
Where:
Miami-Dade County Emergency Operations Center
9300 NW 41st St.
Doral, FL