A shelter at Elliot Community Center (2829 West Meighan Blvd) will be opened for evacuees and individuals who stay in campers or mobile homes at 8 a.m. Both storm shelters in Coates Bend (2040 Macedonia Road and 1140 Pulltight Road) will also open at 8 a.m. Download the Shelter Etowah app, available on the Apple iTunes Store and the Google Play Store for up to the minute shelter openings in Etowah County. You can also access this information at shelteretowah.com.
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For more information, contact the Gadsden/Etowah EMA at 256-549-4575