Ingram Road will not be closed today, but will be tomorrow!…..

According to the Elmore County Highway Department, the following road work will not begin until May 2nd.

The two bridges on Ingram Road just north and south of Myrick Rd will be closed beginning May 1st. The closure will be for the replacement of two 50+ year old bridges. This stretch of Ingram Road will be closed from May 1st and it is expected to reopen to traffic in early August 2017. The construction and closure is weather dependent. Please use the signed detour or find an alternate route if you plan to travel in this area.

Myrick Road closures begin Monday, May 1st…..

The Elmore County Commission would like to inform the traveling public that the two bridges on Ingram Road just north and south of Myrick Rd will be closed beginning May 1st. The closure will be for the replacement of two 50+ year old bridges. This stretch of Ingram Road will be closed from May 1st and it is expected to reopen to traffic in early August 2017. The construction and closure is weather dependent. Please use the signed detour or find an alternate route if you plan to travel in this area.

Ready Teddy and Elmore County EMA say Thank You!

Elmore County EMA would like to thank all the organizations that participated in our 8th Annual Preparedness Fair. We could not have done it without you. It was a great day for food, fun, fellowship, and information about how to prepare for emergencies and disasters.

As you can see we had a great day planned. We hope everyone had a great time.

A special Thanks to Wetumpka High School for providing our venue and all the volunteers that helped set up and take down the event.

We can’t wait until next years event, until then Be Ready Elmore County!

Countdown to EMA’s Preparedness Fair with FREE SKYWARN Basic Storm Spotter Training

04/7/2017

 

   1 Day Until Elmore County EMA’s 8th Annual Preparedness Fair!

WOO HOO IT’S TOMORROW!!!!

Also NEW this year, in conjunction with EMA’s 8th Annual Preparedness Fair, 

the National Weather Service (NWS), Weather Forecast Office, Birmingham,

will be conducting a FREE  

SKYWARN Basic Storm Spotter Class

April 8, 2017

from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

 Registration is required. Call EMA at 334-567-6451 to register. 

Anyone age 12 and older may attend. A minimum of 25 participants is required to conduct this class. 

This class will be held inside the main entrance to Wetumpka High School, in the Commons Area.  

Countdown to EMA’s Preparedness Fair with FREE SKYWARN Basic Storm Spotter Training

04/5/2017

We’er getting excited!!!

  3 Days Until Elmore County EMA’s 8th Annual Preparedness Fair!

Also NEW this year, in conjunction with EMA’s 8th Annual Preparedness Fair, 

the National Weather Service (NWS), Weather Forecast Office, Birmingham,

will be conducting a FREE  

SKYWARN Basic Storm Spotter Class

April 8, 2017

from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

 Registration is required. Call EMA at 334-567-6451 to register. 

Anyone age 12 and older may attend. A minimum of 25 participants is required to conduct this class. 

This class will be held inside the main entrance to Wetumpka High School, in the Commons Area.  

Safer Places for Elmore County!

Safer Places in Elmore County April 5, 2017

Safer Place Open/ Closed Address City Alabama Zip Code
1 Deatsville Fire Department Open 6930 AL Hwy 143 Deatsville Alabama 36022
2 Shoal Creek Baptist Open 13214 Holtville Road Deatsville Alabama 36022
3 St James Family Worship Open 1005 Nobles Road Wetumpka Alabama 36092
4 First Presbyterian – Wetumpka Open 100 West Bridge Street Wetumpka Alabama 36092
5 Old County Courthouse Open 100 East Commerce Street Wetumpka Alabama 36092
6 Redland Baptist Church Open 1266 Dozier Road Wetumpka Alabama 36093
7 Wetumpka Police Department Open 208 Marshall Street Wetumpka Alabama 36092
8 Town of Eclectic – First Baptist Open 290 1st Avenue Eclectic Alabama 36025
9 Town of Eclectic Courtroom Open 145 Main Street Eclectic Alabama 36025
10 City of Tallassee – City Hall Open 3 Freeman Avenue Tallassee Alabama 36078
11 City of Tallassee – Police Dept Open 213 Barnett Blvd Tallassee Alabama 36078
12 Town of Elmore – FD Station 2 Open 363 Fitzpatrick Road Elmore Alabama 36024
13 Town of Elmore – Penny Parkway Open 212 Penny Parkway Elmore Alabama 36024
14 Town of Elmore – Hwy 143 Open 1245 Highway 143 Elmore Alabama 36024
15 Millbrook Baptist Church Open 3431 Brown’s Road Millbrook Alabama 36054

***All Safer Places will be open once a Tornado Watch has been issued, not before.  Please refer to the Safer Places map on the Elmore County EMA website at www.elmorecoema.com to find the closest one.

Elmore County Monthly Siren Test Cancelled Due To Severe Weather Threat On Wednesday, April 5, 2017

04/4/2017 11:45 A.M.  Please be advised that Elmore County EMA will postpone the monthly test of the All-Hazards Outdoor Warning Siren System, scheduled for April 5, 2017 (first Wednesday of the month), due to the possibility of severe weather all day. No sirens will be tested tomorrow in Elmore County. The next test of the All-Hazards Outdoor Warning Siren System is scheduled for April 12, 2017.

The National Weather Service has also cancelled the test of the NOAA Weather Radio System.

Be advised, if you hear the NOAA Weather Radio or the All Hazards Outdoor Warning Sirens going off in Elmore County tomorrow, head immediately to your safe place and, if you have access to media sources, find out why sirens are going off in your area.

Countdown to EMA’s Preparedness Fair with FREE SKYWARN Basic Storm Spotter Training

04/4/2017

We’er getting excited!!!

  4 Days Until Elmore County EMA’s 8th Annual Preparedness Fair!

Also NEW this year, in conjunction with EMA’s 8th Annual Preparedness Fair, 

the National Weather Service (NWS), Weather Forecast Office, Birmingham,

will be conducting a FREE  

SKYWARN Basic Storm Spotter Class

April 8, 2017

from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

 Registration is required. Call EMA at 334-567-6451 to register. 

Anyone age 12 and older may attend. A minimum of 25 participants is required to conduct this class. 

This class will be held inside the main entrance to Wetumpka High School, in the Commons Area.  

Countdown to EMA’s Preparedness Fair with FREE SKYWARN Basic Storm Spotter Training

04/3/2017

  5 Days Until Elmore County EMA’s 8th Annual Preparedness Fair!

Also NEW this year, in conjunction with EMA’s 8th Annual Preparedness Fair, 

the National Weather Service (NWS), Weather Forecast Office, Birmingham,

will be conducting a FREE  

SKYWARN Basic Storm Spotter Class

April 8, 2017

from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

 Registration is required. Call EMA at 334-567-6451 to register. 

Anyone age 12 and older may attend. A minimum of 25 participants is required to conduct this class. 

This class will be held inside the main entrance to Wetumpka High School, in the Commons Area.