Following the devastating impacts of Hurricane Ida and wildfires in the West, NACo President Larry Johnson sent the following message to county and parish leaders in the impacted areas:
The National Association of Counties (NACo) and your peers across the country offer our support as you navigate and recover from the devastating impacts of Hurricane Ida and wildfires in the West. Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with you, your families, staff and residents.
NACo is here to assist you through this challenging time. Please call on us for any assistance, including with our federal partners.
Thank you for your leadership and sacrifices as you serve your communities. Together, we will emerge stronger and build a brighter future for our counties and parishes.