BLOG: Delaware County remains under a travel advisory
Delaware County remains under a travel advisory until further notice. Travel only when necessary. If you must travel use caution as crews may be out continuing to work clearing roads and repairing down lines.
Also beware of debris, trees and downed lines as wind is continued. Do not attempt to drive through or touch downed power lines. Do not drive through water, stay out of flooded basements. Remember, generators can be dangerous. Do not attempt to cut trees where power lines are down.
The following roads or sections of roads are reported as closed:
Ben Meeker Road, Searles Road and Swart Road in the Town of
Middletown are all closed due to trees and/or power lines down
New York State Route 30 from Cat Hollow Road to Holiday Brook Road.
New York State Route 97 from Newman Road to the Sullivan County
Once trees and power lines are removed from these roads, they will be
NYSEG customers without power has risen slightly to 1,800. Crews remain out and will continue to work to restore power.
County offices are closed from 7AM to 5PM, but County Courts are open. The EOC remains open at this time but staffing has been cut back to a minimum.