Aroostook County EMA Blog

Road Closure Updates – April 16th 2014 03:30 PM

As of April 16th, 2014 at 03:30 PM, the current roadways are reported affected.  Please remember never to cross water on roadways – it is impossible to gauge the depth or integrity of the roadway beneath.  Report all flooded and blocked roadways to your local municipality, adhere to road closures and barricades and stay safe! Blaine Robinson Road Bridge – Closed Bridgewater Route 1 – Both lanes now open. Caribou Caribou Lake/Old Washburn Road – Partially Flooded Roosevelt Ave – Partially...

Vehicles Driving Around Barricades

We are still getting reports of vehicles driving around barricades. This picture is from Fort Fairfield of one vehicle that didn’t make it.  Please understand that those barricades are there for a reason.

Road Closure Updates April 17, 2014 0900

Updated road closures that we are aware of at this time. For further updates and information on roads, please contact your local community or go to www.511maine.gov Washburn Route 164 (towards PI) – Closed Annis Road – Closed Presque Isle Henderson Road at Fair Junction – Closed Fort Fairfield Dorsey Road – Closed Currier Road – Closed Strickland Road – Closed Riverside Drive – Partial Forest Avenue – Closed Russell Road – Closed Hodgdon Catalina Road – Partially flooded  St....

Road Conditions Update from ACSO

04/15/2014 09:00 PM Aroostook Sheriff’s Office reported to us: Limestone -WARD ROAD AND GRAND FALLS ROADS have water in the road Bridgewater – RT 1, BY BRIDGEWATER FIRE DEPT one lane due to water Houlton – RT 2 HOULTON, BY PORTER SETTLEMENT ROAD – Closed

Mapleton Road Closure – Hughes Road

04/15/2014 06:00 PM AKEMA just received a report that the Hughes Road in Mapleton is now closed due to water runoff across the road. We continue to stress for all motorists to use extreme caution and never to cross and body of water on the roadway.