Wayne County Opening Two Shelters For Isaias

Wayne County Opening Two Shelters For Isaias

Wayne County will be opening two shelter locations in Wayne County for individuals during Isaias. The following shelters will open Monday, August 3, 2020 at 7 p.m.:

  • Meadow Lane Elementary School at 3500 E Ash St, Goldsboro, NC 27534
  • Spring Creek Middle School at 3579 South NC-111, Seven Springs, NC 28578

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, shelter capacity will be greatly reduced, and residents should use shelters as a last resort. Health screenings will be given for all individuals entering a shelter and face coverings are highly recommended while inside a shelter. Shelter residents should bring clothing, bedding, personal hygiene items, snacks, games, medication, insurance information, important documents, and specific supplies for: infants, children, and the elderly. If transportation to a shelter is needed, Goldsboro-Wayne Transportation Authority (GWTA) will be operating until 9 p.m. this evening.

Pets are not allowed at these shelters with the exception of designated service animals.