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Lowndes Co. encourages voluntary evacuations for mobile homes and RVs

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
LOWNDES CO., GA (WALB) -

Lowndes County officials are encouraging voluntary evacuations for those living in a mobile home or currently in recreational vehicles (RVs) ahead of Hurricane Irma's landfall.

Emergency shelters are open at the following Lowndes Co. locations:

  • Crosspointe Church, 4100 North Valdosta Road (no pets)
  • Park Avenue United Methodist Church, 100 E. Park Ave. (some pet space available)

Shelter space is available on a first come, first served basis. Officials urged those in mobile homes and RVs to not wait to evacuate.

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