Posted on October 27, 2012 at 12:33 PM
Saturday, Oct 27 at 6:27 PM
NORFOLK -- The City of Norfolk will open four shelters Saturday night at 6:30 p.m. to aid residents in low-lying areas.
The city will open the following four shelters tonight Saturday October 27, 2012 at 6:30 p.m:
Bayview Recreation Center (Pet-Friendly Shelter)
8613 Willow Terrace
Campostella Elementary School
1106 Campostella Road
Norview High School
6501 Chesapeake Blvd
Granby High School
7101 Granby Street
Bayview Recreation Center will accommodate household pets such as a dog, cat, bird, rabbit, rodent or turtle. Household pets do not include: reptiles (except turtles), fish, insects/arachnids and farm animals. Owners are required to remain at the shelter with their animals at all times. Bring all necessary food and medications. All pets must be on a leash or in a carrier. Click on http://www.norfolk.gov/emergency/pets.asp for pet preparation tips.
Residents should bring bedding materials, toiletries, medicine, food, and any other items they deem necessary to ride out the storm.