Sangamon County Declares Level 2 Snow Emergency

Sangamon County Declares Level 2 Snow Emergency


The Sangamon County Highway Department has issued a level 2 emergency, meaning roads aren’t closed but travel isn’t recommended.

Wind gusts will start to pick up tonight, creating dangerous conditions as blowing and drifting becomes a concern. Some roadways may be at least partially closed.

Abandoned vehicles could be ticketed and/or towed so plows and emergency vehicles can get through.

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