Local chamber office reopens

LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg/Scotland County Area Chamber of Commerce office re-opened Wednesday morning, according to Executive Director Chris English.

In addition, the N.C.Chamber of Commerce has listed information for assistance following Hurricane Florence.

“In the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, our hearts are with our neighbors down east and across North Carolina,” said

Lew Ebert, president and CEO of N.C. Chamber. “While we may not know the full extent of Florence’s impact on our state for weeks, please know that all of us here at the NC Chamber are here to serve you and your family in whatever way we can.

“If your business was impacted by Hurricane Florence, the NC Chamber is here to help,” he added. “As we begin to pick up the pieces from this devastating storm, your recovery is our top priority.”

General information …

— Dial 511 for NC Road Conditions

— Dial 2-1-1 for general information about shelters, food assistance and storm recovery help

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation has put together a step-by-step small business recovery guide, which includes numerous links and suggestions for a variety of scenarios.

— Call 1-888-MY-BIZ-HELP (1-888-692-4943) for more assistance.