Cold weather shelters open in Hernando County Tuesday night

5:38 PM, Jan 14, 2014   |    comments
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Brooksville, Florida -- Extremely cold temperatures will be moving into Hernando County within the next 12 to 24 hours and, as a result, the county will be opening up two shelters for those who need a place to stay and keep warm Tuesday night.

The two shelters are listed below:

Jericho Road Ministries Men's Shelter
1090 Mondon Hill Road
Brooksville, Fl 34605
Phone: (352) 799-2912 ext. 103

Jericho Road Ministries Women's Shelter
1163 Howell Avenue
Brooksville, Fl 34601
Phone: (352) 799-2912 ext. 109

If transportation is needed to a cold weather shelter, you may utilize a free transportation service by calling Windmoor Healthcare at 727-548-5733.

The county also reminds citizens to take appropriate precautions including:

Protect People
Protect Plants
Protect Pets
Protect Exposed Pipes
Practice Fire Safety

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