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Governor Whitmer provides update on flooding and dam breach in Midland County  

 LANSING – Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer provided a brief update regarding the state’s response to the emergency regarding dam conditions in Midland County and the resulting flooding.

Shelters have opened across Midland county and are available to residents who need a place to go. Shelters remain open until further notice at:  

  • Midland High School located at 1301 Eastlawn
  • Bullock Creek High School located at 1420 S. Badour
  • West Midland Family Center located at 4011 W. Isabella

Those seeking more information on shelters, road closures, and updates, visit A number of street closures remain in effect throughout Midland County and the City of Midland. Residents are advised to obey all road closure signs and to stay clear of standing water, flooded areas, and floating debris. Residents should not attempt to drive or walk through any standing water, and should take extra precaution where electrical items may be submerged.