Shelters for Metro Atlanta

Updated:

METRO ATLANTA - ATLANTA

The City of Atlanta announced today that additional shelters are being opened to accommodate residents who are affected by the winter storm.

List of emergency shelters and warming centers:

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

Additional 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.

BROOKHAVEN:

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:

Brookhaven Police Department, 2665 Buford Highway, Brookhaven, GA

DeKalb Fire Station #2, 1316 Dresden Drive NE, Brookhaven, GA

Cowart Family/ Ashford Dunwoody YMCA, 3692 Ashford Dunwoody Road

CLAYTON COUNTY:

Due to the massive power outage in the north Clayton, College Park and Riverdale areas, government officials have made available the G.W. Northcutt Elementary School 5451 West Fayetteville Road College Park, Georgia 30349.

A collaboration between Superintendant Luvenia Jackson, Commisioner Gail Hambrick ( District 2), Commission Chairman Jeffery Turner, Chief Landry Merkerson (EMA/ CCFES), Chief Gregory Porter (CCPD), Sheriff Victor Hill (CCSO), Director Mrs. Audrey Hamilton (Dept. Of Nutritional Services CCPS), and Chief Clarence Cox, (CCPSPD) made this possible for the citizens who are effected by this devastating event.

JOHNS CREEK WEATHER UPDATE:

As of 12:30 p.m., Johns Creek has had no power outages reported by Georgia Power nor Sawnee EMC. If your home is affected by a power outage and you are a Georgia Power customer, you can report it or monitor it by visiting http://outagemap.georgiapower.com. If you are a Sawnee EMC customer and you experience a power outage, call 770-887-2363, or visit www.sawnee.com/storm.

If necessary, you can seek shelter at one of the City’s fire stations at:

           Fire Station #61: 10265 Medlock Bridge Parkway (Medlock).

           Fire Station #62: 10925 Rogers Circle (Shakerag).

           Fire Station #63: 3165 Old Alabama Road (Newtown).

HALL COUNTY SHELTER:

 New Walk Christian Ministry at 673 Bradford Street