By Rod Rose
Assistant Managing Editor
Boone County —
Drivers who ignore the most serious of snow emergency warnings could be fined up to $50 and have their vehicles towed, if the Boone County Commissioners approve a new ordinance at their meeting Tuesday.
The ordinance updates chapter 33 of the Boone County Code.
It would formally establish four levels of snow emergency conditions, following a format adopted by the Indiana Department of Homeland Security.
A “caution,” or “white,” level emergency notice would be an alert to residents that snowy or icy conditions could develop that would require travel restrictions.
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