Power Shut Off In Clare Co. Township For Flooding Concerns

Flooding along the Muskegon River in Redding Township is creating a dangerous situation for crews. 

As a result, Clare County emergency officials and Great Lakes Energy have begun shutting off power to the affected residences. 

Many of the buildings are seasonal homes. 

If you are displaced by these circumstances, in need of shelter, food or other basic needs, you can go to the Spring Hill Camps in Evart at 7717 95th Ave, Evart, MI 49631. You can also contact the American Red Cross at 231-796-6562.

Clare County Emergency Management is advising citizens to report damage to their insurance company. 

Please visit the Emergency Management website or call 989-539-6161 for more information.