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News Bulletin 2728: Bridge closure info., other closures

Charleston County Emergency Operations Center News Release

Release Date: August 31, 2006

Release Time: 10:30 a.m.

Release Number: 2728


Jennie Davis, Charleston County Public Information Officer
Phone: 843.958.4012
Email: jdavis@charlestoncounty.org

Note to media: After this morning’s 8:30 a.m. press conference, the next Charleston County press conference will be held at 12 p.m. in the Public Services Building after staff’s 11 a.m. conference call.

News Bulletin 2728: Bridge closure info., other closures

Bridge Closure Information:
At 25 mph sustained winds, draw bridges will be locked to boat traffic.
Bridges are closed on a case by case basis. Law enforcement officers are constantly monitoring wind speeds on all bridges.

The scheduled St. Johns Fire District Commission meeting for Thursday August 31 is cancelled. Additionally, all non-essential administrative staff are not to report to work on Thursday August 31. Contact headquarters at 843-559-9194 with questions.

The College of Charleston has cancelled day and evening classes for today, Thursday, Aug. 31, except for essential personnel, including those in the president's office. Physical plant, public safety and resident life departments, all administrative offices will be closed.

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