Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Hurricane StormCenter: Wayne County Shelters

Wayne County will be opening the following 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.

Listen to your local Curtis Media Group radio station for updates:

  • WGBR – 98.3 FM – 1150 AM
  • WFMC – 105.7 FM & 730 AM
  • WZKT-Katie Country – 97.7 FM
  • WSSG-92.7 JAMZ – 92.7 FM & 1300 AM

Find shelters (once they have opened) by texting “SHELTER” and a zip code to 4FEMA (43362).

Going to a public Disaster Shelter during the COVID-19 pandemic – Details here.

 

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