Local residents who need temporary, overnight relief from exposure to frigid temperatures 35 degrees and below have a place to get warm this winter season.
Gwinnett County has opened a warming station at the Buford Senior Center, 2755 Sawnee Ave. The facility will be open from 6 p.m. to 7 a.m. when temperatures drop to 35 degrees or below. Meals will also be offered.
The Buford Senior Center is at stop 19 on bus route 101 I-985.
For more information on warming stations or to volunteer, call 770-822-8850 or email OneStopHelp@GwinnettCounty.com.
Additional warming stations can be found at the following locations:
Shorty Howell Park Activity Building
2750 Pleasant Hill Road
Bus route 10B, stops 542 and 108
Best Friend Park Gym
6224 Jimmy Carter Boulevard
Bus route 35, stop 407 and 906
Centerville Senior Center
3025 Bethany Church Road