152018Sep

GRAHAM RECREATION CENTER ACTIVATED

The Graham Recreation Center located at 311 College Street in Graham will be the primary shelter for Alamance County as of 3pm on Saturday, September 15.

Shelter residents at the Lamb’s Chapel located at the Haw River Campus (415 Roxboro Rd, Haw River, NC) and the Fairchild Community Center (827 S Graham Hopedale Rd, Burlington, NC 27217) will be moved to the Graham Recreation Center. Moving forward, all those seeking shelter should go to Graham Recreation Center.

Those seeking emergency shelter should bring their own blankets/pillows, prescription medication, special dietary foods or supplements, contact information, and other necessary items. No alcohol, illegal drugs, or weapons are permitted. The Graham Recreation Center Shelter is not pet friendly, but residents can bring pets, and they will be transported to the Burlington Animal Shelter where they will be taken care of during the storm.

For assistance pertaining to Hurricane Florence, please call the Alamance County Call Center Line at 336-290-0362.

Additional Alamance County Government information regarding Hurricane Florence is found at https://www.alamance-nc.com/emergency-information/.