State services trimmed in Central Oklahoma as storm nears

CapitolBeatOK Staff Report

Cabinet Secretary Oscar Jackson of the Office of Personnel Management sent this email to state employees shortly after 7 a.m. on Thursday, January 28:

“The Commissioner of Public Safety, as authorized by the Governor, has announced that state agencies may temporarily reduce services Thursday, January 28, 2010, beginning at 8.a.m. for the following counties: Canadian, Cleveland, Lincoln, Logan, McClain, Oklahoma and Pottawatomie. State employees designated to maintain basic minimum services (staff essential functions) should remain at work or report to work as scheduled.”