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Official calls for buffers around shelters

...meet. "We'll be bringing a couple of bills to you in the next General Assembly, mostly dealing with shelters," Gary McConnell, director of the Georgia Emergency Management Agency, told members of the Senate Transportation Committee. Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/13/met_272914.shtml
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State panel studies hurricane readiness

...Jan. 1. "We're not holding this meeting because there were any major problems in Georgia," said GEMA Director Gary McConnell. "The purpose is to look at how we can do it better. This is the most opportune time to look at what we did...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/20/met_274061.shtml
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Floyd expected to hit Tybee Island

...have put the hurricane further to the east, increases the likelihood of major damage along the Georgia coast, said Gary McConnell, director of the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA). Even before the storm changed direction, a mandatory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/15/met_270288.shtml
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Explosion at Olympic Park May Have Been a Pipe Bomb

...It did not seem like that large a bomb because the package was not that big, but pieces were flying everywhere." Gary McConnell, director of the State Olympic Law Enforcement Command, told NBC that authorities were investigating the possibility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/27/met_199051.shtml
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Storm sparks largest U.S. exodus

...Wilmington and tore deeper into the state along Interstate 40, killing 49 people and causing $7 billion in damage. Gary McConnell, director of the Georgia Emergency Management Agency, said Wednesday that coastal evacuation orders remained in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/16/met_270346.shtml
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Coastal Georgians head inland

...for the citizens in the coastal counties of Georgia to realize this is a very, very dangerous storm," Director Gary McConnell said at a midday news conference today. "...We will have a lot of damage in the coastal areas of Georgia. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/14/met_270211.shtml
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Weather project outlined

...expected to be implemented soon. State officials, including Mr. Barnes, Republican Sen. Paul Coverdell and Gary McConnell, director of the Georgia Emergency Management System, discussed plans for the alert system. "After the eye of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/21/met_256845.shtml
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Work begins to identify remains

...the death of a loved one, and they do not." There are 729 crematories and only two inspectors in Georgia, said Gary McConnell, the director of the Georgia Emergency Management Agency. He said that only crematories which deal directly with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/18/met_334154.shtml
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Official urges hurricane plan

...Carolina to Florida learned some hard lessons from Floyd and have done much to improve the evacuation process, said Gary McConnell, the director of the Georgia Emergency Management Agency and a member of a multistate post-Floyd evaluation team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/02/met_310614.shtml
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Walker speaks on parole

...society ... because they have earned the redemption." More than 370 parole board employees also heard Wednesday from Gary McConnell, the director of Georgia Emergency Management Agency. He spoke of the new partnership between them and his agency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/03/met_294179.shtml
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