Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Angel Road Plans Panned.(West Side Journal)

Byline: Michael Davis Journal Staff Writer

* State and local emergency management officials find fault with street's planned closure

In the event of a large bosque fire in the village, Corrales Road would most likely be closed, state and local emergency management officials said Thursday.

They also said closing Angel Road, one of the village's four designated evacuation routes, would be a bad idea.

So the question remains: How do you get roughly 8,000 people with livestock -- horses, sheep, goats, chickens, pigs, llamas, emus and the odd water buffalo -- not to mention family pets, out of the village?

State and local officials raised that question and others during a meeting to discuss emergency management plans for the village. …

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