Town of Batavia renews declaration of State of Emergency for up to 30 days due to COVID-19
Town of Batavia State of Emergency Declaration
A State of Emergency is hereby declared in the TOWN OF BATAVIA, effective at 6 p.m. on May 17, 2020.
This State of Emergency has been declared due to the existing and continuing declared States of Emergency at the Federal, State, County, and City of Batavia, related to the COVID-19 Virus.
This situation threatens the public safety.
This State of Emergency will remain in effect for 30 days or until rescinded by a subsequent order.
As the Chief Executive of TOWN OF BATAVIA, County of Genesee, State of New York, I, Gregory H. Post, exercise the authority given me under Section 24 of the New York State Executive Law, to preserve the public safety and hereby render all required and available assistance vital to the security, well-being, and health of the citizens of this Municipality.
I hereby direct all departments and agencies of TOWN OF BATAVIA to take whatever steps necessary to protect life and property, public infrastructure, and provide such emergency assistance deemed necessary.
Gregory H. Post,
Town of Batavia Supervisor
May 17, 2020