PALMETTO, Fla. (WWSB) - Manatee County schools have suspended bus routes within the mandatory evacuation zone around the former phosphate plant at Piney Point. This will be in effect for the foreseeable future.
Parents with students in the area have been notified via robo-call Sunday evening.
Here are the affected routes:
Palmetto High Bus 1035• 2405 113th St E• 11209 Bud Rhoden Rd• 105th St E & 31st St E• Bud Rhoden Rd & 100th Ct E• 34th Dr E & Moccasin Wallow Rd• Moccasin Wallow Rd & 27th Ave E Palmetto High Bus 1061• Artisan Lakes Parkway & Mabry Dr (potentially) Palmetto Elementary Bus 1068• 10301 Bud Rhoden Rd Palm View K-8 Bus 1061• Reeder Rd & Piney Point Rd Harvey Elementary Bus 1048• 100 Ct E & Bud Rhoden Rd Tillman Elementary Bus 651• Moccasin Wallow Rd & 34th Dr E• Moccasin Wallow Rd & 27th Ave E• 2405 113th St E• 10351 Bud Rhoden Buffalo Creek Middle Bus 1036• Moccasin Wallow Rd & 28th Ave E Lincoln Memorial Academy Bus 574• Moccasin Wallow Rd & 27th Ave E