Here is a list of available hurricane shelters accepting those in need.

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Bibb County:

  • Red Cross shelter – East Macon Recreation Center, 31217 Ocmulgee E. Boulevard. Macon, GA.
  • Red Cross shelter – North Macon Community Center. 815 N. Macon Park Drive. Macon, GA.
  • Red Cross shelter – Hephzibah Childrens Home, 6601 Zebulon Road. Macon, GA.

Emanuel County:

  • Red Cross Shelter – Swainsboro Recreation Department, 632 McLeod Bridge Rd. Swainsboro, GA.

Henry County:

  • Good Samaritan shelter – Atlanta Motor Speedway family campground, 1500 Tara Place. Hampton, GA.

Jefferson County:

Red Cross shelter – Jefferson Recreation Department, 1377 Ga. Highway 17 S. Louisville, GA.

Laurens County:

  • Red Cross shelter – Dublin High School, 1127 Hillcrest Pky. Dublin, GA.
  • Red Cross shelter – West Laurens High School, 3692 Highway 247. Dexter, GA.
  • Good Samaritan shelter – First Independent Methodist Church, 1357 Claxton Dairy Road. Dublin, GA.

Peach County:

  • Red Cross shelter – Peach County Fire Station #6, 1770 Highway 341. Fort Valley, GA.
  • Red Cross shelter – Byron Fire Station #1, 6711 Peach Parkway, Highway 49. Byron, GA.

Richmond County:

  • Red Cross shelter – Butler High School, 2011 Lumpkin Road. Augusta, GA.
  • Red Cross shelter – Henry H. Brigham Community Center, 2463 Golden Camp Road. Augusta, GA.
  • Red Cross shelter – Glenn Hills High School, 2840 Glenn Hills Drive. Augusta, GA.
  • Red Cross shelter – Josey High School, 1701 15th Street. Augusta, GA.
  • Red Cross shelter – Laney High School, 1339 Laney Walker Boulevard. Augusta, GA.
  • Red Cross shelter – Academy of Richmond County, 910 Russell Street. Augusta, GA.
  • Red Cross shelter – Trinity on the Hill United Methodist Church, 1330 Monte Sano Avenue. Augusta, GA.


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Jessica Szilagyi is statewide contributor for All On Georgia and Market Manager for Southeast Georgia. Her main focus with All On Georgia is state and local politics as well as agriculture. She’s served as a policy analyst at the State Capitol and as a campaign manager in political races across the state.

She writes for and has two blogs of her own: ‘The Perspicacious Conservative’, a political blog, and ‘Hair Blowers to Lawn Mowers’, a blog on moving from Atlanta to rural Georgia. Jessica is also a contributor for Fox5 Atlanta’s ‘Like it Or Not.’

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