This weekend, Etowah County will face below freezing temperatures and wind chills. For information on building emergency supply kits and winter weather preparedness tips, visit https://www.weather.gov/bmx/outreach_wwaw2018 orhttp://gecema.com/winter-weather/ .
The following locations will open as Warming Centers:
- Saturday, January 19th, 5:00 p.m. – until stated otherwise
The Salvation Army (114 N 11th Street, Gadsden)
Shelter available for single individuals
Please bring all needed medications
No pets allowed
- Saturday, January 19th at 12 p.m. – Tuesday, January 22nd at 8 a.m.
Elliott Community Center (2829 W Meighan Blvd, Gadsden)
Elliott Community Center is our Family and overflow Warming Center
Pet Friendly in Crate
- Open normal business hours (Closed Sunday)
Gadsden Public Library (254 S. College Street, Gadsden)
Pet-Friendly in Crate
Citizens may also dial “211” First Call for Help for more information specific to Etowah County.
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