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County Offices to Open Late, Tues. Feb 16 Due to Black Ice Potential

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February 15, 2021

BLACK ICE POSSIBLE IN COBB  
County offices/courts to open late,  shelters to open, Miller vaccination site closes

With heavy rain moving in followed by sub-freezing overnight temperatures, the National Weather Service is warning about the possibility of black ice forming on roads.  Due to the possibility of hazardous driving conditions in the pre-dawn hours, Cobb County will delay opening government offices until 10 a.m. on Tuesday.

Cobb County’s Board of Commissioners Zoning Meeting will be delayed until 10:30 a.m.

Cobb DOT road crews will be in early to monitor the situation on the roads and send out personnel to inspect the roads.  They will treat any icy areas that develop and could pre-treat bridges and other traditional trouble spots.

MUST Ministries will open their shelter at 55 Elizabeth Church Road, Marietta at 8 p.m. to provide services for men, women, and children.  Please call 678-384-5727 for more information.

Cobb and Douglas Public Health will close their vaccination site at the Jim R. Miller Park on Tuesday due to the anticipated cold temperatures.  Those who had appointments will be contacted by the department to reschedule.  You will receive a text, voice call, and/or email with your new appointment date and time.  

Cobb County Superior Court, State Court, Magistrate Court, Probate Court and Juvenile Court are also delayed until 10:00 a.m. EST.

View the  order from Robert D. Leonard II Chief Superior Court Judge Cobb Judicial Circuit

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