Friday, 24 September 2021
Login |  Register 
MSC News National Headlines Sports Top Headlines CBS US News CBS Technology
Falls City PD Urges Caution During Eclipse Events
08/18/2017

(KLZA)-- Monday is the Great American Eclipse and Falls City is right in the heart of the event.

With the possibility of a few thousand extra people in town, the Falls City Police Department has a few reminders for everyone. 

It is possible that cellphone use during this weekend and on Monday  might be limited. Falls City residents are encouraged to use land lines when contacting the police department for calls for service or 911 emergency calls. 

 A large volume of traffic is anticipated this weekend and on Monday and the Falls City Police Department asks everyone to drive safely. Especially during the running events that are scheduled on Monday starting at 9:00 a.m. on 18th and Stone Street running west out of town and the in town runners that will be running up around the Stanton Lake area and back to 19th and Stone Street. Falls City Police department will have extra police officers and dispatcher on duty Monday August 21.  

The City will be closing Steele Cemetery and the Solid Waste Site on Sunday August 20th at 8:00 p.m. and will reopen them at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday.
 
City employees will be monitoring city parks and the down town area during the Solar Eclipse Event and anyone needing assistance should contact them. 

Streets closed on Monday August 21 will be Stone Street from 16th to 19th. 17th and 18th Street from Stone to Chase, and Chase Street from 14th to 15th Street.  


 

© Many Signals Communicaitons
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.


RELATED STORIES
Awards presented during annual EDGE banquet
Falls City Police arrest Hiawatha man
Falls City housing project moves forward
Falls City man arrested on multiple charges
Falls City intersection closed
New electrical generator unveiled to public
Rural Falls City man facing charges after pursuit
Falls City National Night Out event set
Antique tractor drive to end in Falls City
Work to resume on two Falls City highway projects
Click Here For All Stories

MOST VIEWED STORIES
Soldier man arrested on attempted murder charge
Nurse pleads; attorney maintains innocence
Missing Ozawkie man found deceased
Silver alert issued for missing Jefferson Co man
Former local area Sheriff dies at 71
Drugs, identity theft, hold Oskaloosa woman
Stolen vehicle pursuit sends man to jail
Atchison man charged with attempted arson
Shot into ground leads to Atchison man's charges
Several injuries in Richardson County weekend wrecks
Search for missing Ozawkie man goes statewide
USD 415 board addresses concern over Diversity Council
Two Jackson Co men arrested on meth charges
Council approves temporary moratorium on wind, solar projects
County extends moratorium on wind projects
Scam calls pretending to be county attorney
Sabetha Elementary named Blue Ribbon School
Sales tax increase proposal moves forward in Falls City
Brown Co to pay more for hot meals program
On-line survey seeking input on increase in jail beds

Click Here For All Stories


LATEST STORIES
Former local area Sheriff dies at 71
Pawnee County approves purchase of new motor grader
Equipment purchases approved for Richardson Co Sheriff's office
Decrease noted in Atchison Co virus numbers
Falls City Council approves contract to begin electrical upgrades
Falls City residents arrested on drug charges
USD 430 to hold community meetings on bond election
Drugs, identity theft, hold Oskaloosa woman
SE Nebraska COVID-19 vaccination rate below state average
Falls City Volunteer Fire Department awarded FEMA grant
Click Here For All Stories

©2021 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report
KNZA - KLZA - KMZA - KTNC - KAIR
Powered by Radio Media Group
3.230.144.31