AACO Opens Warming Centers, Available Through Monday
Updated: Thursday, February 27 2014, 11:25 AM EST
Anne Arundel County will make all four Police District Stations and all seven Senior Activity Centers available as warning centers through Monday, March 3. District police stations will open at 6 p.m. on Thursday and remain open 24-hours a day, while senior activity centers will be open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The shelters are available to county residents who do not have an alternative mode of shelter.
"Citizens utilizing police station as warming centers should take their own sleeping bags, blankets, pillows, medication, food and water," the county said. "All Districts have public restrooms but shower facilities are not available. Residents must check in with the front desk upon arrival."
Anne Arundel County citizens of all ages needing transportation to warming centers should call the Department of Aging and Disabilities Transportation Program between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. at 410-222-4826.
District Police Stations:
Northern District, 939 Hammonds Lane, Baltimore 21225
Eastern District, 3700 Mountain Road, Pasadena 21122
Western District, 8273 Telegraph Road, Odenton 21133
Southern District, 35 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater 21027
Senior Activity Centers:
Annapolis Senior Activity Center - 119 South Villa Ave., Annapolis
Arnold Senior Activity Center - 44 Church Road, Arnold
Brooklyn Park Senior Activity Center - 202 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park
O'Malley Senior Activity Center - 1275 Odenton Rd., Odenton
Pasadena Senior Activity Center - 4103 Mountain Rd., Pasadena
Pascal Senior Activity Center - 125 Dorsey Rd., Glen Burnie
South County Senior Center - 27 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater
The county reminded residents to check on elderly or disabled family and friends and bring pets inside.