List of Georgia Hurricane evacuation shelters

With the recent increase in popularity of this post, we feel we should point out that this story is from October of 2016. To see a list of hurricane evacuation shelters open in Middle Georgia during Hurricane Irma, click here.

The list of evacuation shelters across Georgia is as follows:

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.
  • Red Cross shelter - Lighthouse Baptist Church of Macon, 4770 Sardis Church Road Macon GA 31216.

Baldwin County:

  • Good Samaritan shelter - Freedom Church, 500 Underwood Road, Milledgeville, GA

Coffee County:

  • Red Cross Shelter - Central Square Complex, 216 S. Madison Avenue. Douglas, GA.

Colquitt County:

  • Red Cross shelter - First Baptist Church, 400 South Main St. Moultrie, GA.

Crisp County:

  • Good Samaritan resting shelter - First United Methodist Church, 302 East 12th Avenue. Cordele, GA.

Emanuel County:

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

Henry County:

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.

Lowndes County:

  • Red Cross shelter - Park Avenue United Methodist Church, 100 E. Park Avenue. Valdosta, 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.
  • Good Samaritan shelter - Fort Valley Festival Park, 310 Martin Luther King Jr Dr. Fort Valley, Georgia 31030

Pulaski County:

  • Good Samaritan shelter - Hawkinsville Church of God, 78 Liberty Street. Hawkinsville, 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.

Taylor County:

  • Good Samaritan shelter - Farm land, 79 Danny Morrell Rd Reynolds GA

Telfair County:

  • Good Samaritan shelter - Southside Baptist Church, 47 Parker Street. McRae, GA.
  • Good Samaritan shelter - McRae First Baptist Church, 26 W College St. McRae, GA.

Toombs County:

  • Good Samaritan shelter - Cedar Crossing Baptist Church, 2926 Cedar Crossing Rd, Uvalda, GA 30473
  • Good Samaritan shelter - Smith Baptist Church, 503 Smith St, Vidalia, GA 30474
  • Good Samaritan shelter - Tabernacle Baptist Church, 1715 Mt Vernon Rd, Vidalia, GA 30474

Tift County:

  • Red Cross shelter - Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Gressette Gym, 2802 Moore Highway. Tifton, GA.

Twiggs County:

  • Good Samaritan shelter - Williams Chapel CME Church at 181 Railroad Street in Jeffersonville, GA

Ware County:

  • Red Cross Shelter - Waycross Middle School, 700 Central Avenue. Waycross, GA.

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