Flooding: road closures – UPDATE to Wednesday, December 20, 9:10 a.m.

The Town of Sutton wishes to inform you that, due to the overflow of the Missisquoi River :

Cushion road, in Glen Sutton, is closed and flooded.

Burnett Road in Glen Sutton has been reopened to traffic, as have Smith Hill and Dufur Roads, which connect to it.

Approximately ten residences are currently affected. Residents in the area are asked to stay in their homes and, for their own safety, to stay away from the water and the railroad.

Residents are asked to remain at home and off the road, if possible. Thank you for your cooperation!

For emergencies, call 9-1-1.

We would like to take this opportunity to invite all those who have not yet subscribed to our CITAM mass notification and alert application to do so, as it is the quickest and most direct way of notifying you of any urgent situation by phone, text message or email, depending on your choice.

To sign up for the CITAM mass notification and alert application: go on the Town’s website at www.sutton.ca (CITAM box on the home page).