County to open warming stations when temperatures drop below 35 degrees

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Gwinnett County will open warming stations for residents to receive temporary, overnight relief from long-term exposure to frigid temperatures of 35 degrees and below.

Beginning the week of November 22, the warming stations will be available from 6:00pm until 7:00am. Residents who visit the sites will be able to warm up, eat a meal, and get some rest.

The locations are:

  • Best Friend Park Gym, 6224 Jimmy Carter Boulevard, Norcross (Bus route 35, stop 407 and 906)
  • Buford Senior Center, 2755 Sawnee Avenue, Buford (Bus route 101 I-985, stop 19)
  • Centerville Senior Center, 3075 Bethany Church Road, Snellville
  • Lawrenceville Senior Center, 225 Benson Street, Lawrenceville (Bus route 40, stop 836 and 337)
  • Shorty Howell Park Activity Building, 2750 Pleasant Hill Road, Duluth (Bus route 10B, stop 542 and 108)

 

To get more information on warming stations or to volunteer, please call 770.822.8850 or email OneStopHelp@GwinnettCounty.com.

The County will post notices for evenings that the stations will open on social media and GwinnettOneStop.com.

To learn about other services the County offers, please visit GwinnettOneStop.com.