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New Hanover County is under a Hurricane Warning and currently experiencing impacts from Hurricane Florence. Monitor EmergencyNHC.com for updates, review emergency plans, and remain vigilant.

Trask Shelter at Capacity, Inland Shelters Open in Wake County

Posted September 12, 2018 at 10:09 am     Category: Emergency News

The Trask Middle School Shelter is at capacity. Residents are encouraged to seek shelter inland at Southeast Raleigh High School and Garner High School. Buses will be at the Government Center at 2 p.m. to transport people to these locations. Please bring your own blankets/pillows, medications and other necessary items. Arrive 30 minutes before the buses are scheduled to depart.

New Hanover County Emergency Management continues to operate the Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center. Anyone with questions about evacuating or shelter openings can call the public information hotline telephone number at (910) 798-6800. The latest information regarding Hurricane Florence can be found on the EmergencyNHC.com website.

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