EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY
P.O. Box 1060, Wetumpka, Alabama 36092
Telephone (334) 567-6451 Fax (334) 514-5213
Release Number: January 17, 2018 – 001
For Immediate Release: REQUEST Your Widest Dissemination
Memorandum for Local Media Contacts
From: Eric Jones, Director
Ref: Elmore County Road and Bridge Conditions – Impassable Travel Advisory
Date: January 17, 2017
Elmore County Continue in Effect the Impassable Travel Advisory
Elmore County – Due to the continued issues with the snow and icing conditions to include numerous vehicle accidents, stranded motorists and dangerous driving habits seen throughout Elmore County and Central Alabama, the Elmore County Emergency Management Agency, in coordination with the Elmore County Highway Department, has continued the issuance of the following advisory for all of Elmore County:
The IMPASSABLE TRAVEL ADVISORY Remains in Effect for all county-maintained roads and bridges in Elmore County until further notice. Members of the general public are advised that as roads and bridges continue to be IMPASSABLE, all travel should be suspended or delayed. Only emergency vehicles should travel on county roads and bridges until further notice.
Elmore County EMA, in coordination with the Elmore County Highway Department, shall notify the public with a “Resumption of Travel” statement once conditions improve.