Smiths Station getting prepared

Smiths Station will proclaim September as National Preparedness Month during Tuesday's city council meeting at the Smiths Station Government Center on Lee Road 430. The council will meet at 6 p.m. in the council chambers.

Mayor LaFaye Dellinger will sign the proclamation is support of Ready Lee County's initiative to prepare, plan and stay informed. Smiths Station was named a StormReady Community for 2006-09 last year by the Lee County Emergency Agency. Faith Aguillard, the director of the Lee County EMA, will be present for the proclamation.