(February 6, 2008) – Due to high water, the Allen County Highway Department has closed the following roads until further notice:
-Amstutz Road – from Garman to North County Line
-Bass Road – West of Yellow River
-Carroll Road – from Hand to Johnson
-Griffin Road – from Bolometer to Auburn
-Irving Road – from Thimble to Brush College
-Fugal Road - from Macomb Road to North County Line Road
-Cook Road - from Feeler Road to Butt Road
-Arcola Road - east of Yellow River Road
-Shatter Road - east of Tinkle Road
-Wesley Chapel Road - from Brie Road to State Road 205
-Brindle Road - from Coverdale Road to Branstrator Road
-Ellison Road – from Branstrator to Liberty Mills Road
-Homestead Road – from U.S. 24 to Ernst Road
-Parrot Road – from Hartzell Road to River Haven
-Amber Road – from Redding Road to Branning Road
-Branning Road – from Amber Road to Homestead Road
-South River Road – West of Madge Avenue
-Yohne Road – At Branstrator
-Most roads in River Haven are impassible
Please pay attention to high water signs throughout Allen County. If you encounter high water, do not try to drive through it.
If you have questions about high water or road closings north of Bass Road and north of the Maumee River, contact the North Highway Barn (449-4781). If you have questions about a road closing south of Bass Road and south of the Maumee River, contact the South Highway Barn (449-4791).
Empty sand bags and sand are available at the both the North Highway Barn (2234 Carroll Road) and South Highway Barn (8317 E. Tillman Road). Allen County residents may stop by the front offices of both barns and pick up bags to fill from 7 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. Monday through Friday.