Tuesday School Closings:
Benton Area Schools
Bloomsburg University – Liberal leave in effect
Columbia County Christian School
Columbia – Montour Vo – Tech
Columbia Sullivan Head Start
St. Matthew Pre – School
Sullivan County Schools
Wee Little Angles Pre – School
Bloomsburg YMCA Pre – School
Danville Child Development Center Closed
Other closures include:
Luzerne County Community College
Penn State Hazleton
Statement from the Columbia County Emergency Management Agency:
All Columbia County residents are advised to make sure you have all you need to sustain yourself and your family for at least 72 hours. This includes water (1 gallon per person per day), non-perishable food, and a manually operated can opener....flashlights and batteries.
Report power outages to PPL by calling 1-800-DIAL-PPL. Remember any non-working traffic signal is treated as a stop sign. If you do not need to, you are urged NOT to travel throughout the duration of the storm. Stay tuned to News Radio 930 WHLM for additional information as it becomes available.
An emergency shelter is open at the Columbia Montour Vo Tech school. If needed call (570) 389 - 5729.
Other Closings and Cancellations:
Columbia Montour Area Agency on Aging and the Columbia Montour Senior Centers closed Tuesday – No Meals on Wheels
Columbia County Volunteers in Medicine Free Clinic closed Tuesday.
Montour County Government offices closed Tuesday, Elections office will remain open for absentee ballots
Columbia County courthouse closed for business on Tuesday, absentee ballot period has been extended until close of business Friday
Columbia County Traveling Library bookmobile will not be on the road Tuesday
Bloomsburg Public Library closed
All first Columbia bank and trust locations will re-open at 11:00 AM Tuesday
Union National Bank of Mt. Carmel, Mt Carmel and Numidia offices, closed until Tuesday at 1:00 PM
K-Fab closed, will re-open Wednesday morning with day shift at 7:00 AM
David J Thompson Mailing Corporation Tuesday for all three shifts production will resume Wednesday at 6:00 AM.
Del Monte Pet Products closed for Tuesday's and 1st and 2nd shift, will start production with 3rd shift tonight.
Columbia County Historical and Genealogical Society Closed Tuesday
Benton Halloween Parade Tuesday Canceled
Berwick YMCA Trick or Treat Trail postponed Wednesday 6 to 8 PM
Berwick trick or treat postponed to Wednesday and Thursday night
Lime Ridge Fire Company Halloween Parade canceled for Wednesday
Catawissa First United Methodist Church soup sale postponed to Thursday11/8
Bloomsburg Sportsplex will open at 12 Noon Tuesday
Berwick Retirement Village Safe Trick or Treat canceled
Espy Halloween parade Tuesday is postponed to Wednesday
Columbia Mall will Open at Noon
Curves in Bloomsburg Closed Tuesday
McBride Memorial Library Berwick Closed Tuesday