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Emergency Warming Shelters Open Across Bluegrass Ahead Of Low Temps

Posted at 4:38 PM, Jan 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-30 10:05:11-05

(LEX 18) — Several counties have opened up emergency warming shelters in anticipation of low temperatures moving across the state over the next several days.

  • SEVERE WEATHER SHELTERS – STAMPING GROUND AREA, FROM 6PM TUES to 6PM THURS: Penn Memorial Baptist Church on Main Street; Great Crossings Baptist Church on KY 227; Contact Stamping Ground Fire Department 502-535-7714 or Mayor Keith Murphy 502-370-1112 with questions ; for emergencies ONLY dial 911.
  • Boyle County–Calvary Baptist Church 8 p.m. to 8 a.m.

In Laurel County, warming shelters will be available until Thursday at 10 a.m.:

London Fire Department
911 Fire-Rescue Drive
London, KY 40741

East Bernstadt Fire Department
2591 N. Laurel Road
East Bernstadt, KY 40729