Red Cross Opens Shelters


The American Red Cross has opened an emergency shelter at Peace Lutheran Church at 455 Clarke State Rd. in Gahanna for residents who need respite from the heat of their homes overnight bringing the number of emergency shelters in central and southeast Ohio to eight. Residents may go to emergency shelters immediately should they wish.

Franklin County: Peace Lutheran Church, 455 Clarke State Rd., Gahanna 43230
Fairfield County: Maple Street United Methodist Church - 438 E. Wheeling Street, Lancaster
Perry County: Crooksville High School, 12400 Tunnel Hill Rd., Crooksville
Marion County: American Red Cross, 1849 Summerset Dr., Marion (740) 725-9141
Hocking County: Central Elementary School, 445 N. Market St., Logan
Licking County: Cherry Valley Elementary, 1040 W. Main St., Newark
Guernsey County: Pritchard Laughten Center, 7033 Glen Hwy, Cambridge 43725
Muskingum County: The Salvation Army, 515 Putnam Ave., Zanesville