Talking Points - Sunday, August 28, 2011; 10:44 a.m.
- County crews are now assessing storm damage; Dominion Power crews are beginning their work to restore power. At this time we do not have information on progress.
- Residents can stack their storm-related woody debris to the curb for pick up later; do not burn debris
- Jolly Pond Convenience center will be open Monday and storm debris can be taken there.
- County web site and internet access is down
- Citizens can find local information through Facebook/Twitter emergency hotline 875-2424 or call our public inquiry line at 575 – 564-2140
- Water is available at Stonehouse Elementary, 3651 Rochambeau Drive, bring your own container
- Those residents needing showers or air conditioning can visit the James City Community Center at 5301 Longhill Road.
- County parks, convenience centers and libraries remain closed
- Avoid downed power lines and standing water; wear sturdy footwear; it’s recommended that even though it’s nice outside and people are tempted to get out, most intersections are without stoplights and traffic conditions are dangerous.