Emergency Declaration to Close Town Roads (Lange and Behan)

Emergency Declaration to Close Town Roads

 WHEREAS on March 15, 2019 through March 22, 2019, a disaster, namely flooding of the Crawfish River and Highway 16/60 was closed Struck the Town of Elba; and

 WHEREAS, because of such emergency conditions, the Supervisors are unable to meet with promptness; and

 WHEREAS, it is necessary and expedient for the health, safety, welfare and good order of the Town of Elba to proclaim that emergency conditions exists; and

 WHEREAS, the disaster has caused the Town of Elba to expand, commit and exhaust all of its available resources; and close the Town Roads of Lange and Behan due to the condition of the roads; and

 WHEREAS, the Town of Elba is asking for state assistance and requests the county to advise the State of Wisconsin of our emergency conditions;

 NOW, THEREFORE, pursuant to 166.23 of the Wisconsin Statutes, as Chief Elected Official of the Town of Elba, Chairman of the Town of Elba in testimony whereof we have hereunto set our hands and have caused the great seal of the Town of Elba.

 Done at the Town of Elba hall on this 25th day of March 2019.


                                                                                    Joe Roche, Chairman, Town of Elba