The Washington Public Safety Center has received word from the Washington County Secondary Roads Department and the State Department of Transportation of several road closings within Washington County due to flooding in the area.
190th from Hickory to Juniper for through traffic indefinitely
Kiwi from HWY 22 to 110th
The intersections of ORANGE, POPLAR, NUTMEG –also Nutmeg & Maple turning into 125th south of Kalona by Bunker Mill Bridge
Nutmeg and 133rd East of Shiloh
130TH west of HWY 1, 130th East of Vine to the Iowa River Rd., 130th West of Riverside Road for a mile & 130th West of Wellman to Hickory
Hwy 22 West of Kalona at the English River Bridge
Juniper Ave. to 2019 Hwy 92
Riverside Rd (W61) south of Riverside (city limits) at the bridge and the VFW to 130th
Dogwood South of the Co Line at Bunker Hill Bridge
Willow North of 130th in the Riverside area
It is projected to expect similar flooding experiences as the area did in 2008 and 2013. Make yourself aware and be prepared for possible evacuations if needed and for flash flooding as the forecast throughout the weekend shows rain potentially every day. Citizens in need of assistance for sandbags and or to report any storm damage may contact the Washington County Public Safety Center at 319-653-2107.