TEST TW WEATHER

3/17/19 Flood Press Release

Adams County Emergency Management

Jane M. Gervais, Director

400 Main Street PO Box 144 [email protected]

Friendship WI 53934-0144 Telephone 608-339-4248

FAX 608-339-4299

Date: March 15, 2019 Time: 1:00 p.m.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

Adams County Emergency Management

(608) 339-4248

(Friendship, WI)

PRESS RELEASE 6

FLOODING UPDATE

See Adams County Government website for updated information:

http://www.co.adams.wi.gov/

If you need emergency services including rescue from your location, please call 911

Updates on Road Closures:

County Hwy. Z from State Hwy. 21 to Cumberland Avenue

County Highway J in the 6th Court area remains closed indefinitely – use State Hwy 21 and County Road E as

alternate routes

County Highway G from State Highway 21 North to County Hwy C will remain closed

Many other county highways continue to have water over the roads. Please use extreme caution when travelling.

DO NOT use town roads as alternate routes.

Numerous Town Roads continue to be closed Town Roads have water over the road in many areas,

please use caution when driving.

Never drive through standing water. Turn around, don’t drown.

RESIDENTIAL/BUSINESS DAMAGE REPORTING

Residents/Businesses should contact 211 to report flood damages.

Residents/Businesses that have damage to their primary structures should document the damage by taking

photographs, make a detailed list of all damaged or lost personal property and keep receipts for all items

replaced/cost of services due to water damage.

FLOODING HEALTH & SAFETY:

Flood clean-up kits are available by contacting Adams County Emergency Management.

Jane M. Gervais, Director

Adams County Emergency Management