Offaly County Council meets with HSE and Gardaí ahead of Beast from the East

The council has issued advice

Justin Kelly

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Offaly County Council meets with HSE and Gardaí ahead of Beast from the East

Offaly County Council meets with HSE and Gardaí ahead of Beast from the East

Offaly County Council has issued advice after holding a meeting this morning with the HSE and An Garda Síochana.

As of today Offaly is at Status Yellow and the council is asking the public to abide by all weather alerts.

They have told the Offaly Express that sufficient stocks of salt are in place to grit roads as per Offaly County Council’s Winter Maintenance.

SEE ALSO: What roads do Offaly County Council grit during icy weather?

"We would ask the public to check www.winterready.ie for advice on how to deal with potential adverse weather conditions," they stated.

They also asked people, where possible, to check on elderly and isolated neighbours and friends and ensure they have adequate stocks of food and fuel.

The main contact number for emergencies is 0579346800 and the OCC out of hours/emergency number is 1890 750 750.

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