14 Lake County Emergency Shelters open Saturday
RELEASE DATE: September 7, 2017
TAVARES — To accommodate local residents and an influx of travelers evacuating South Florida, Lake County has opened 14 emergency shelters as of Sept. 10. Shelter guests are encouraged to bring their IDs for expedited check-in.
LAKE COUNTY SHELTERS
GENERAL PUBLIC SHELTERS (pet friendly)
SPECIAL NEEDS SECTION FULL/ GENERAL POP AND PETS OPEN
NEW : SPECIAL NEEDS/ NOT PET FRIENDLY)
ADDITIONAL SHELTER LOCATIONS (not pet friendly; not special needs)
SUPPLIES TO BRING TO SHELTERS
PETS AT SHELTERS
The Citizens Information Line is open from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. for those needing information and can be reached at 352-253-9999. To sign up for the latest emergency notifications, visit www.alertlake.com. For more information about Emergency Management, visit www.lakecountyfl.gov/emergency and follow Emergency Management at www.facebook.com/LakeCountyFLEmergencyManagement and www.twitter.com/lakeemergency.
Lake County media contact:
Citizen Help Representative
Citizens Information Line
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