UPDATE - Area roads re-open

High water still a problem in some areas.
Joe Centers
Oct 31, 2012


At daybreak, some area roads, including Washington Street near Drake Road, Ohio 99 near Willard and and Water Street in Norwalk, were still closed due to high water. Elm Street, from Linwood Avenue to Woodlawn Avenue, re-opened first, and then Water Street re-opened. Washington, Ohio 99 (between Egypt and Maple Ridge roads) and Ohio 60 (between Ohio 18 and Ohio 303, and State Route 99) also re-opened.

Only Butler Road remained closed as of 10 a.m.

Two area schools, New London and Western Reserve, began the day with two-hour delays. After being closed Tuesday, all other are schools were back in session at their regular times today.