3/8/18 Emergency Management Update


To:               Residents & Community at large
From:           George Beodeker, Del. Twp. Em. Mgmt. Coordinator
Date:            March 8, 2018
Re:               Update        

  • State of Emergency still exists in Delaware Township until Friday, March 9, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.
  • Roads both, township and state, are subject to restrictions/closures, as necessary for utility work.
  • Plan for delays when traveling.
  • Do not call the township as closures change frequently/daily.
  • Warming Center located at the Delaware Township Municipal Building will cease operation as of close of business on Friday, March 9, 2018.
  • Water and Meals Ready to Eat are available during normal business hours beginning Monday, March 12, 2018 until supplies are exhausted.
  • Delaware Valley School District is providing support services. For current information, dates and times, please call 570-296-1800.
  • Until power is restored, if using an alternative/combustion heat sources – make sure to provide proper ventilation to prevent build up of carbon monoxide, which can be fatal – DO NOT RUN GENERATORS, OR BBQ GRILLS INDOORS – EVEN IN GARAGES!
  • Further updates can be obtained from the Pike County Office of Emergency Management on their facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/PikeCountyOEM/
  • Call 911 for any true emergencies!