The American Red Cross has opened an emergency shelter at Jefferson High School for individuals and families, as well as families with domestic pets — cats and dogs only — affected by Hurricane Sandy. Individuals needing transportation can call 304-728-6345. Jefferson High School is located at 4141 Flowing Springs Road, Shenandoah Junction. People coming to the shelter should remember to bring the following items:
· Prescription medication
· Valuable papers and identification
· Toiletries · Change of clothing
· Blankets, pillows and/or sleeping bags
· Baby food and diapers
Register immediately upon entering the shelter.
Obey shelter rules.
Keep the building safe and sanitary.
The following items are not allowed: Alcoholic beverages, illegal drugs and weapons.
Hot Line at the Emergency Operations Center for non-emergency information is 304-728-6345.
If you have a power outage, call 1-888-LIGHTSS.