Do you have a fire hydrant on or near your property? Make sure to clear all the snow away — at least three feet on every side so firefighters can see and access it in an emergency. ... See MoreSee Less
January 13th, 1:19 pm ·
BOONE CO WARMING SHELTERS:
Due to a high number of local power outages, the American Red Cross will be opening an overnight emergency shelter at 7:00 pm Saturday evening.
*Broadway Christian Church - 2601 West Broadway in Columbia.
Those without power are invited to stay overnight in a warm facility.
Citizens who will be seeking shelter at this Red Cross shelter are asked to bring any medications, personal items, toiletries and a pillow or blanket that they would be comfortable using. In addition, this shelter is not able to accommodate pets.
In addition to Broadway Christian Church, there are a limited number of shelter spaces available at the Salvation Army Harbor House located at 602 North Ann in Columbia.
Room at the Inn is a community-based winter shelter for persons experiencing homelessness. The shelter is staffed primarily by volunteers. Due to the winter storm, Room at the Inn is allowing guests to stay at the shelter during the day. ... See MoreSee Less
January 12th, 4:01 pm ·