Emergency Management

Orting residents should prepare for days without power
Posted By on Jan 19th, 2012 at 7:00 PM

A message from the City of Orting:

Orting residents should prepare to deal with 2-4 more days of power outage with freezing rain until 12 p.m. Friday.

City crews continue to work diligently clearing and plowing roads, keeping water and sewer systems functional with generators. Extra police officers are on duty additional patrols in all darkened areas.

A warming center is available until 10:00 P.M. tonight and open again at 8:00 tomorrow morning at city hall on Train Ave SE. The Washington Soldiers Home snack bar opens tomorrow morning at 6:30.

Roads in and out  of Orting continue to be periodically closed due to falling trees.

Updates continue on Facebook from Cheryl Temple.