for immediate release
August 9, 2004

N E W S   R E L E A S E

The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office urges citizens and motorists to exercise caution and anticipate traffic delays during the planned visit of President George W. Bush tomorrow (Tuesday).

Security requirements for the visit will include the temporary restriction of access to some major roads. Likely delays will occur between 11:00 AM and 5:00 PM. The exact route to be taken has not been announced.

It is anticipated that sections of the major roads affected, including access from side streets, will be closed for approximately 30 minutes as the presidential party approaches.


for more information contact Sgt. Rick Hord, Public Information Officer

(850) 651-7420