Governor Rell: Initial Hours of ‘Earl’ Proceeding Much as Expected

Governor M. Jodi Rell this evening said Hurricane Earl’s initial brush with Connecticut has gone much as expected, adding that the state has benefitted in many ways from the storm’s gradual weakening and north-northeast track.       Governor Rell this morning activated the state’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC). Key state agencies have been at full readiness since Thursday, including preparing equipment …