‘Safe haven shelters’ open at noon in Crisp County

Published 11:22 am Wednesday, October 10, 2018

From a CCSO press release:

Crisp County’s Emergency Management Agency along with local partners have made arrangements to provide “SAFE HAVEN SHELTERS” for those seeking a place during the period of high winds.

These “Safe Haven Shelters” are intended to only provide short-term protection during the high-wind event. There will not be any food or supplies provided at these “Safe Haven Shelters.”

Anyone concerned that their residence will not withstand the harsh winds expected during this event can seek TEMPORARY Shelter at Cordele City Hall, Blackshear Trail, or Arabi Baptist Church. PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN ESSENTIAL ITEMS, AS NO FOOD OR SUPPLIES WILL BE PROVIDED. THESE SHELTERS ARE NOT PET FRIENDLY.

-Cordele City Hall
501 North 7th St, Cordele, GA 31015

-Blackshear Trail
1001 Blackshear Rd, Cordele, Ga 31015

-Arabi Baptist Church
3930 1st Ave, Arabi, Ga 31712