BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea released a statement on Tuesday regarding some concerns and reports from community members about the status of the Oroville Dam Spillway.
He provided an update on what he and his team have been doing to monitor the situation at the spillway.
Honea said he does not believe the spillway poses an immediate threat. If at some point it does, he said he will alert the public.
Read Honea's full statement below:
Please take a moment to read the attached statement from Sheriff Kory Honea regarding recent rumors and concerns expressed about the Oroville Dam and it’s spillway. #ButteSheriff pic.twitter.com/S8tRwDLd4F
— Butte County Sheriff (@ButteSheriff) May 14, 2019