**Updated**Officials Mull Evacuation of Helper Due to Air Quality


According to one Helper City official, there are no plans to evacuate residents.

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As air quality diminishes around Carbon and Emery Counties, Helper is mulling theВ possibilityВ of evacuating the town.

Helper Fire Chief Mike Zamantakis has been in meetings and, with the help of other town and county officials, will make a decision on the possible evacuation.

The Helper City Council has also planned a special 4 p.m. meeting at city hall to speak further on a fireworks ban.

The city is not currently under any evacuation notice, but check back with etv10news.com for moreВ informationВ when it becomes available.


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