Wow.

Despite Irene weakening, and most likely about as bad as a Nor’easter by the time she truly gets here, Cranford authorities are asking a good chunk of the North Side to evacuate.

Here’s the map:

http://www.cranford.com/uploads/police/Evacuation_Zones.pdf

(I would like to give kudos to whoever colored in that map. Staying within the lines with a fat highlighter is no picnic.)

With the destination being the Community Center if nowhere else to go.

StarLedger article here with vid of Mayor Dan: http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2011/08/cranford_orders_2000_residents.html

Good luck, people.

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