UPDATE - As of Friday August 20th, the state of emergency in Whitesboro was lifted following a sharp decline in rainfall in the area.
Rome is still in a state of emergency.
Good morning everyone...We have some news from overnight to share with you. Rome has declared a State Of Emergency. Several streets are closed due to flooding. We're working on getting a list. An emergency shelter has been opened at RFA for those impacted. Also, A State of Emergency has been declared in Whitesboro. The Mayor is asking residents near the Mohawk River to be prepared to evacuate if the need arises. Listen to The Breakfast Club on 88.1 in Utica and 105.7 in Rome for more details as they become available.