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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