Conditions in Butts County are currently developing with ice starting to accumulate on power lines, trees and vehicles. Roads are currently clear of ice but formations are starting to occur on bridges. Public Works crews are treating bridges and problem areas.
All county fire stations are staffed with additional personnel and operational. Central Georgia EMC has reported some power outages and are working to restore. Power problems should be reported to your electrical service provider. For other issues such as road problems, trees in roadways or non power related problems, the non-emergency number for the Emergency Operations Center is 770-775-8232. Emergency problems should be reported through 911.
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