Red Cross Opens Elmira Shelter For Storm Victims
Elmira, NY - Volunteers from the American Red Cross are working quickly to open a shelter.
The 100 person capacity shelter is opening at The Elmira Free Academy, 933 Hoffman Street in Elmira. The American Red Cross will provide food and shelter.
Volunteers, working with Emergency Management, are currently going door to door checking community members to make sure they are safe and well.
The American Red Cross would like to remind individuals to stay in a safe location and to check on their neighbors.
A disaster assessment team is evaluating the area to for further needs.