Road closures and Hurricane Isaac

Public Information Officer Grant Brown City of Gulf Shores tells ABC 33/40 officials have announced no anticipated road closures or access restrictions to the island throughout the day today.

Beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 27 the City anticipates closures at Highway 59 and Zoo Road and Highway 135 and Highway 182 at Beach Boulevard.{} Residents and others with proper credentials will still be given access to these areas until further notice.

Officials do not anticipate any interruption in utilities; however, the potential still remains for disruption as conditions can deteriorate rapidly.

Baldwin County Coliseum and Daphne East is open at 4:00 p.m. for all residents seeking shelter.{} For more information residents can contact the Baldwin County Emergency Management Agency at 251-972-6807 or visit their website at{}

Gulf Shores Emergency Management staff continue to monitor the storm developments and will adjust advisories as needed.