PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) - Shelters have been opened in the following locations for those in need during Hurricane Sandy.
- The resident shelter at Oscar Smith High School, the Medical Needs Shelter at Greenbrier Middle School, and the Pet Shelter at the River Crest Community Center closed at 5 p.m. Monday. Residents who have questions or concerns can call the Emergency Call Center at 382-2489.
- Currituck County will open a temporary storm shelter today at the Department of Social Services (DSS). The shelter will begin accepting residents at 7 p.m. Monday.Any county resident wishing to stay overnight in the shelter due to flooding at their property, or other storm-related conditions, may report to the DSS office at 2793 Caratoke Highway. Shelter officials may be reached at (252) 619-4429.
- The shelter at Warwick High School closed Monday afternoon.
- Lakeview Elementary School, 1300 Home Avenue
- Birdneck Elementary School, 957 S. Birdneck Road
- Animal Care and Adoption Center will house pets for those using the Birdneck shelter, 341 S. Birdneck Road.
York County/Poquoson joint shelter
- Grafton School Complex, 403 Grafton Drive in Yorktown, closed at 10 a.m. Monday.
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