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Update from Bolton Police Dept.: road conditions, public safety issues

Headshot photo of Reginald Thompson Bolton Police Dept
Asst. Chief of Police, Reginald Thompson

Asst. Chief of Police Reginald Thompson had the following to report as of 9 a.m. today, Monday, August 30, 2021:

  • Gaddis & McLaurin has bottled water.

  • The Bolton Chevron has no gasoline at this time. They have sold out of gasoline. UPDATE Tuesday, August 31: The Bolton Chevron HAS gasoline and is fully operational.

  • The bridge on Bolton Raymond Road has not flooded.

  • We have a number of downed trees, but all roads are currently open.

  • We still have electricity at this time. UPDATE Tuesday August 31: Bolton City Hall will be closed today due to a power outage. Power is out at City Hall and two homes next to City Hall.

  • It could have been much worse.

  • If you don't have to be out on the roads, stay indoors. Continue to be alert and stay safe.

In an emergency, Dial 911.

Bottled water is available at Gaddis & McLaurin

Two men with case of bottled water
Bottled Water is available at Gaddis & McLaurin.