City of Hopewell Opens Inclement Weather Shelter

MEDIA RELEASE

For Immediate Release
September 12, 2018

Office of Intergovernmental & Public Affairs
Contact: Herbert Bragg
Email: hbragg@hopewellva.gov
PH: (804) 541-2270
DIPA-9-12-18-002

City of Hopewell Opens Inclement Weather Shelter

Hopewell, VA. The City of Hopewell Department of Social Services announced it will open its Inclement Weather Shelter on Friday, September 14, 2018 beginning at 10:00 A.M. through Saturday evening, September 15, 2018. The Inclement Weather Shelter is located at 712 W. Broadway Street downtown Hopewell.

The inclement weather shelter may be utilized by citizens of Hopewell who may not have a home or may have been displaced as a result of Hurricane Florence. Please be advised no subsistence will be available at the shelter.

The City will continue to monitor Hurricane Florence as the situation develops. Please continue to monitor local news to include the City’s Website and Facebook pages.