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More Mills County residents can go home

Posted at 3:20 PM, Apr 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-16 18:33:25-04

MILLS COUNTY, Iowa. (KMTV) — More Mills County residents can go home after a partial release of the mandatory evacuation order was issued Tuesday.

Allowed re-entry includes the following unincorporated areas for properties along the following roads:

  • 221st Street transitioning to Lambert Avenue from 195th Street West to the Missouri River
  • 194th Street North of Lambert Avenue and West of Interstate 29 (limited to residents only)
  • 195th Street from Lambert Avenue South to Paddock Avenue

Re-entry Routes:

  • 221st Street South transitioning to Lambert Ave

Floodwater has decreased substantially in the above areas and road conditions have improved enough to allow re-entry into homes and businesses.

Residents and owners in the above area can return to their property during daylight hours.

The Plattsmouth Toll Bridge has also been reopened according to a tweet from the Iowa Department of Transporatation: