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Warming stations and shelters

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FULTON COUNTY, Ga. -

Atlanta is opening up several shelters ahead of the winter storm.

Emergency shelters and warming centers:

• Old Adamsville Recreation Center at 3304 Delmar Lane, SW, was opened February 10th, until further notice.

Additional Atlanta Recreation Centers:

• Rosel Fann Recreation Center at 365 Cleveland Avenue SE, will be open on Tuesday, February 11th until further notice.

• Adamsville Recreation Center at 3201 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. SW, will be open on Tuesday, February 11th until further notice.

• Peachtree Hills Recreation Center at 308 Peachtree Hills Ave., will be open on Tuesday, February 11th until further notice.

• Central Recreation Center at 400 Merrits Ave., will be open on Tuesday, February 11th until further notice. This site will be open for residents with pets. Pet owners must bring their own pet supplies.

• Ben Hill Recreation Center at 2405 Fairburn Rd SW, will be open on Tuesday, February 11th until further notice. This site is recommended for seniors.

City of Atlanta Fire Stations can be found here

Police precincts open for stranded motorists:

Zone 1- 2315 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy. NW Atlanta, GA. 30318

Zone 2- 3120 Maple Dr. NE Atlanta, GA 30305

Zone 3- 880 Cherokee Ave. SE Atlanta, GA 30315

Zone 4- 1125 Cascade Cir. SW Atlanta, GA 30311

Zone 5- 200 Spring St. NW Atlanta, GA 30303

Zone 6- 2025 Hosea L. Williams Dr. SE Atlanta, GA 30317

Additional shelters:

• 24hr Gateway - 275 Pryor Street SW, Atlanta, GA 30303, 404-215-6600

• Task Force for the Homeless - 477 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308, 404-230-5000

• Atlanta Mission - 165 Ivan Allen Blvd N/Men's Services 404-367-2493/Women and Children's Services 404-367-2465

• Fulton County Jefferson Place, 1135 Jefferson Street, Atlanta, GA 30303, 404-613-0412

• Salvation Army - 100 Edgewood Avenue, N.E., Atlanta, GA‎, 404-527-7200‎

• Harriett G. Darnell Senior Center, 677 Fairburn Road NW, Atlanta GA 30331

• Helene Mills Senior Center, 515 John Wesley Dobbs Avenue NE, Atlanta GA 30312

•Therrell High School, 3099 Panther Trail, Atlanta GA, 30311

• Sutton Middle School, 2875 Northside Drive, Atlanta GA, 30305

• South Atlanta High School, 800 Hutchens Road SE, Atlanta GA, 30354

• Metropolitan Run and Shoot, 1959 Metropolitan Parkway SW, Atlanta GA, 30315

• Elizabeth Baptist Church, 4245 Cascade Road, SW, Atlanta, GA 30331. Church will provide cots and shower facilities. Shelter at church will be open until schools are reopened.

• The Atlanta Dream Center, 635 Angier Ave, NE, Atlanta, GA 30308. Food, cots and shower facilities will be provided. Shelter will be provided for the duration of winter storm.

• North Atlanta High School, 411 Northside Drive NW, Atlanta GA, 30305. This site will be open for residents with pets. Pet owners must bring their own pet supplies.

• BEST Academy, 1890 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy NW, Atlanta, GA 30318. This site will be open for residents with pets. Pet owners must bring their own pet supplies.

Fulton County fire stations will serve as warming stations for local residents who may become stranded as a result of the impending winter storm.

In a release, Fulton County government says they'll open nine (9) fire stations around the city as temporary shelters for residents and stranded motorists.

The following fire stations are participating:

• Fire Station #1 – 5165 Welcome All Road, College Park, GA 30349

• Fire Station #3 – 4035 Stonewall Tell Road, College Park, GA 30349

• Fire Station #5 – 3175 Bethsaida Road, Fairburn, GA 30213

• Fire Station #7 – 5965 Buffington Road, College Park, GA 30349

• Fire Station #11 – 4760 Fulton Industrial Blvd., Atlanta, GA 30336

• Fire Station #13 – 5890 Plummer Road, Atlanta, GA 30336

• Fire Station #17 – 8675 Ridge Road, Fairburn, GA 30213

• Fire Station #19 – 3965 Aero Drive, Atlanta, GA 30336

• Fire Station #23 – 4121 Cascade Road SW, Atlanta, GA 30331

• Helene S. Mills Senior Multipurpose Facility

515 Johns Wesley Dobbs Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30331

• Harriett G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility

677 Fairburn Road, Atlanta, GA 3031

Additionally, Fulton County has two shelters open for the homeless:

  1. Jefferson Place Transitional House for Men at 1135 Jefferson Street, Atlanta, GA 30303
  2. Springdale Place Comprehensive Services Center for Homeless Women and Children

The City of Brookhaven has established three emergency warming shelters for stranded motorists and residents without power.

Emergency warming shelters are located at the following facilities:

1. Brookhaven Police Department

2665 Buford Highway, Brookhaven, GA

2. DeKalb Fire Station #2

1316 Dresden Drive NE, Brookhaven, GA

3. Cowart Family/ Ashford Dunwoody YMCA

3692 Ashford Dunwoody Road (see note)

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