Calvert County Cliffs Evacuated

Saturday, Aug 27, 2011  |  Updated 11:39 AM EDT
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Homes near the cliffs of Chesapeake Bay in Calvert County have been ordered evacuated on Saturday.

The County Commissioners ordered the mandatory evacuation for any residents that live within 100 feet of the cliffs.

Authorities also advise anyone who lives in low-lying areas to secure their properties and move to higher ground.

Evacuation shelters will be opened at several locations Saturday at noon:

Southern Middle School, at 9615 H.G. Trueman Road, Lusby

Calvert High School, at 520 Fox Run Boulevard, Prince Frederick

Huntingtown High School, 4215 N. Solomons Island Road, Huntington

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