Bowie County opens flood command post

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Bowie County officials have established a flood command post just north of town off of Richmond Rd. using the Texarkana, Texas Police Department mobile command post.

Bowie County Emergency Management Officials along with Bowie County Sheriff’s Office and Texas Game Wardens will be working around the clock until flood waters recede.

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Bowie County Sheriff’s Office Helicopter taking off from the flood command center near Richmond Rd. north of town. More info at http://txktoday.com/…/bowie-county-opens-flood-command-post/

Posted by TXK Today on Friday, May 29, 2015

According to TTPD, “using the state of the art technology in the command post, emergency managers will be able to evaluate the evolving situation quickly and send resources where they are needed.”

Area volunteer fire departments are also providing workers and equipment

Bowie County Sheriff’s Department has their helicopter on site and Texas Wildlife Officers have boats and airboats.

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