Chemung County Travel Advisory

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Due to heavy rain and runoff, the following roads have been closed in Chemung County, according to Chemung County Officials.  


Road closures


  • Lower maple
  • Front st.
  • Comfort hill


  • Christian Hollow
  • Penn Ave at Reynolds
  • South Broadway – bulkhead to county line 
  • Shutting down left lane of Clemens parkway


  • W church at Hendy to western town line
  • W church at Glen Ave
  • Underwood Ave
  • Route 352 from Elmira to Winter Road 


  • E Franklin at Rt 13

Big Flats 

  • Sing Sing road to Murphy Hill Road
  • Barnes Hill Road
  • Beers Hill Road 

Golden Glow 

  • Route 225 at Henry Creek Rd 


Tractor trailers trying to get down Rt 14 / 328 to Pennsylvania are being stopped and are being staged at Darymple’s on S Broad. 

The Chemung County Office of Emergency Management is advising if you are in a location that has a history of flash flooding, we recommend you leave the area and get to shelter. Flash flooding is unpredictable and you may need to leave at a moments notice. Please stay alert. Unnecessary travel is not advised at this time. 




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