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Lakeview Estates added to list of evacuations in Rockdale
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Portions of Lakeview Estates was added to the list of neighborhoods to be evacuated due to floodwaters:

Lakeview Estates along Southlake Shore Drive, Lakeshore Drive, Alma Lane, Pine Lake Drive and the lower end of Magnolia Drive

About 28 houses were evacuated out of the Lake Capri neighborhood and 12 out of the River Chase subdivision earlier this afternoon.

The staging areas for evacuees are Conyers Middle School and Hightower Trail Elementary School.

Residents affected by flooding and needing help can call the Rockdale County emergency center at 770-278-8119.

The Red Cross is in the process of setting up a shelter for flood victims in several areas in the metro-Atlanta region. The closest to Rockdale County will be in Decatur.

Rockdale Emergency Relief is also providing help for shelter to about 15 to 20 families.

Those wanting to provide donations for food or shelter to flood victims can call RER at 770-922-0165.