Jackson County declares “Local Proclamation” and announces road closures

The Jackson County Board of Supervisors proclaimed a “Declaration of Local Emergency” Tuesday on June 20th, in advance of Tropical Storm Cindy.

This list of road closures has been reported to the Jackson County Office of Emergency Management 

City of Ocean Springs

  • Washington @ Front Beach (the Triangle)
  • Ocean Springs Harbor
  • Halstead
  • Inner Harbor at Kensington
  • Boat ramp @ Bristol
  • Pine Drive and Holcomb
  • Eagles Nest

Escatawpa/Hurley/Wade

  • Cumbest Bluff Road
  • Pascagoula River Road
  • East End Big Point Road
  • Cochran Road
  • East End of Druey Avenue
  • Cedar Creek Ridge @ Old Americus Rd

Orange Grove

  • Pecan Road (near Hwy. 90)
  • Bayou Heron Road
  • Bayou Cumbest Road
  • Tracy Street (Bayou Cumbest Area)

St. Martin

  • Rose Farm Road & Jessie Street
  • Bienville Road & Pear Road
  • Bayview Circle South of Fairway Drive
  • Dismuke Street
  • Cresent Shore Street
  • Racetrack Street
  • Beach Bayou Street

Gulf Park Estates/St. Andrews

  • Lake Mars Road (by bridge)
  • North 18th Street (between   Edgewater/Springs)
  •  North Street (between Laura &  Elizabeth)

Helena

  • Greenfield Road

Vancleave

  • Kenneth Cole Road

 

Sandbags:

The County is now offering free sand bags (self-serve) at the following locations:

  • West Division Road Department on N. Washington Ave. (Hwy. 609)
  • St. Andrews Fire Department – 1401 Elm St.
  • Old Americus Road Fire Department – 24321 Old Americus Road
  • East Division Roads Department – 10825 Hwy. 63 in Escatawpa
  • Central Division Roads Department on 8500 Jim Ramsey Rd. in Vancleave
  • Escatawpa Volunteer Fire Department – 3801 Sentinel Drive, Moss Point

Sandbags are also available in the municipalities at the following locations:

  • Ocean Springs – Public Works Dept. at 712 A Pine Drive
  • Moss Point – Central Fire Station – 4204 Bellview Avenue
  • Gautier – 3330 Highway 90 (behind City Hall on Highway 90)
  • Pascagoula – Pascagoula Recycling Center – 4011 14th Street

 

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