*****PRESS RELEASE***** 04/15/2014 04:00 PM Ice Out 2014 Update Aroostook EMA (AKEMA) is receiving reports of multiple road closures across the County. The majority of the issues are coming from melting snowpack running off into the roads and causing things as small as water in the road to complete washouts of pavement and culverts. Aroostook EMA is also sending and receiving information with Canadian Emergency Measures (EMO) so that both countries can be better informed on river flows. AKEMA has...
Category: Emergency Alerts
04/15/2014 03:00 PM Town of Washburn is reporting that Main Street is one lane only due to large amounts of runoff coming into the town affecting both homes and the roadway.
04/15/2014 02:00 PM Fort Fairfield EMA is reporting that the Strickland Road is closed due to run off from the field. This took out the pavement and culvert and is impassable.
04/15/2014 01:00 PM Fort Fairfield EMA is reporting that Forrest Avenue from Page Rd Intersection to Up Country Road Intersection is Closed from field water runoff.
04/15/2014 11:00 AM: Fort Fairfield EMA is reporting that the Currier Road is closed due to runoff from the field. We are seeing more of this than usual due to the unusual amount of snow that is melting on the ground.