Governor Andrew Cuomo will give a briefing on flooding in the Mohawk Valley, from the Montgomery County Incident Command Post in Canajoharie. The briefing was expected to start at 3pm, but it's been pushed back to 4pm. Watch it live here on Finger Lakes Daily News.
Cuomo has issued a disaster declaration for 15 counties that have been hit by severe storms and flooding, including Oneida, Herkimer and Madison.
Gov. Cuomo on aerial tour of flood impacted area along Mohawk River. Photo- @NYGovCuomo
The Governor has activated the New York State Office of Emergency Management to closely monitor the impacted areas and to assist counties with ongoing rescue and recovery efforts.
Cuomo says the state is taking action to provide immediate assistance and support to counties in the Mohawk River Valley experiencing flooding.
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Photos from CNY Flooding Photos Facebook Page