Chautauqua Co. officials issue travel advisory and mandatory evacuation for some along Lake Erie shoreline

MAYVILLE, N.Y. (WKBW) — Chautauqua County Executive PJ Wendel and Chautauqua County Sheriff James Quattrone announced a travel advisory is in place...

December 27, 2022
1:48 AM

MAYVILLE, N.Y. (WKBW) — Chautauqua County Executive PJ Wendel and Chautauqua County Sheriff James Quattrone announced a travel advisory is in place until further notice and there is a mandatory evacuation in place for some Lake Erie shoreline residents.The mandatory evacuation applies to the Towns of Hanover and Sheridan for the entire areas of Hanford Bay and Sunset Bay. A release says this includes all lakefront areas north of the railroad tracks. In addition, a mandatory evacuation is in effect within the Village of Silver Creek for properties along the Lake Erie shoreline only.

Anthony Reyes