182019Jul

Emergency Management Weather Update and Impact

The combination of high temperatures and humidity will result in heat index values reaching 109°F in some areas Thursday afternoon and evening. Prolonged high temperatures and humidity are expected to remain through the weekend. A Heat Advisory remains in effect through 7PM this evening for many areas within the Piedmont including Alamance County. An Excessive… Continue Reading Emergency Management Weather Update and Impact

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252019Jun

Southern High-Mount Hermon Road Temporarily Closed

Due to a collapsed culvert, 1353 to 1363 Southern High-Mount Hermon Road, located between Bellemont-Mt Hermon Road and Rogers Road, has been temporarily closed. Repairs are estimated to take the next two days, and county officials anticipate the road will be opened by Thursday, June 27. For further questions, please contact the Alamance County Emergency… Continue Reading Southern High-Mount Hermon Road Temporarily Closed

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222019Jun

Status of the Ossipee Dam in Altamahaw

This morning, the Alamance County Emergency Management Office and the AO Fire Department were alerted to water leaking from the base of the Ossipee Dam in Altamahaw. Since then, the NC Department of Transportation, the Department of Environmental Quality Dam Safety Division, and the State Emergency Management Office have been in contact with representatives from… Continue Reading Status of the Ossipee Dam in Altamahaw

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92018Dec

Alamance County Government Closings for Monday 12-10-18

Alamance County Government Closings Alamance County Government closures for Monday (12-10-18) due to inclement weather: County Offices Landfill and Convenience Center Alamance Libraries District and Superior Courts Clerk of Court’s Office District Attorney’s Office For assistance pertaining to the winter storm, please call the Alamance County Call Center at 336-290-0362

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92018Dec

State of Emergency Declared for Alamance County

Alamance County has declared a local ‘State of Emergency’ effective today, December 9, 2018, at 10am. A state of emergency allows the County to coordinate and request additional emergency supplies and resources to mitigate the impact of the storm. It also places the county, citizens, municipalities, and towns in a better position for FEMA to… Continue Reading State of Emergency Declared for Alamance County

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72018Dec

County Preps for Upcoming Weather Event

Due to the impending winter storm, the County is currently working to ensure that services remain available to residents. The County is planning to activate the Emergency Operations Center early Sunday morning staffed with emergency services departments and community partners. The Sheriff’s Department, EMS, and Central Communications (911) are working to up-staff in order to… Continue Reading County Preps for Upcoming Weather Event

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252018Oct

Alamance County Emergency Services Association Annual Presentation of Awards

On Wednesday, October 24, the Alamance County Emergency Services Association held their annual cookout hosted by the Eli Whitney Fire Department. The event honored those members who have served 20, 30, and 40 years. Landon Massey, President of the Alamance County Emergency Services Association, Amy Galey, Chair of the Alamance County Board of Commissioners, and… Continue Reading Alamance County Emergency Services Association Annual Presentation of Awards

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112018Oct

State of Emergency Declared for Alamance County

Alamance County has declared a local ‘State of Emergency’ effective today, October 11, 2018, at 4:30pm. A state of emergency allows the County to coordinate and request additional emergency supplies and resources to mitigate the impact of the storm. Residents are urged to sign up to receive emergency alerts directly from Alamance County Emergency Management and… Continue Reading State of Emergency Declared for Alamance County

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182018Sep

Alamance County Shelter Closing Wednesday, September 19 at 1 PM

Local officials charged with operating and staffing Alamance County’s emergency shelter, have decided to close the operation by 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 19. At 1:00 p.m. today (9/18), the shelter was serving 14 clients. Directors of Alamance County’s Social Services and Public Health, along with their respective staffs, have initiated a closure plan with… Continue Reading Alamance County Shelter Closing Wednesday, September 19 at 1 PM

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