Status of Allen County roads affected by high water

As of Monday afternoon, May 8, 2017, the Allen County Highway Department and Office of Homeland Security reports the following county highways affected by high water:

• Bostic Rd. S. Anthony Blvd. Ext. & US 27 ** Still Closed
• Marion Ctr. Rd. US 27 & Winchester Rd. ** Still Closed
• S. Co. Line Rd. US 27 & Winchester Rd. ** Still Closed

The Highway Department’s South Barn is offering citizens free sand and sandbags. The fill-them-yourself bags and sand will be available anytime until further notice inside the salt storage units at the south facility located at 8317 East Tillman Road. Sandbags are available on a first-come basis and you will need to bring your own shovel.