St. Lawrence keeps eye on border action

A car goes through the port of entry in 2010 from Canada as it travels into the United States at the Massena border crossing. Watertown Daily Times

CANTON — St. Lawrence County has declared a state of emergency regarding the expiration of Title 42 on the U.S. border.

Title 42 was enacted in August 2021 and suspended the right of people to enter the United States from countries where communicable disease exists.

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What does this state of emergency mean? Does it provide access to funds or change the way rules operate or redirect officials or is it just an expression of concern?


I believe it's merely an expression of paranoia.

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