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As you've probably heard by now, there will be a total solar eclipse over Lincoln County on August 21st.
What does this mean for Lincoln County? Simply put: we will have more tourists. The last solar eclipse through our Oregon occurred in 1979, so it is a rare occurrence and draws many people from around the country. We expect many more tourists than normal, so we need to be prepared and take additional precautions.
If you are wanting to sell perishable food through a temporary “pop up”, please plan on the following:
For more information on how residents, businesses, and tourists can be prepared to have a happy and safe eclipse weekend, check out Lincoln County Emergency Management’s eclipse page. http://www.co.lincoln.or.us/emergencymanagement/page/total-solar-eclipse-august-21-2017
See full press release below.