ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Annapolis and Anne Arundel County government offices are closing because of Hurricane Sandy.
Mayor Joshua Cohen says government offices will be closed Tuesday, with the exception of essential employees. He's also urging all residents of the state capital to stay off the road. There'll also be no garbage and recycling pickup on Tuesday.
County officials say government offices will also be closed on Tuesday, with the exception of essential employees. Curbside trash collection is also suspended on Tuesday.
County officials say 27 people were at a shelter at Annapolis High School on Monday. Two road closures were also reported due to a downed tree blocking Mayo Road in Beverly Beach and flooding along River Road south of Herald Harbor.
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