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City of Atlanta Provides Temporary Emergency Shelter
Posted Date: 1/6/2014 7:00 PM
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 Mayor’s Office of Communications
55 Trinity Avenue, Suite 2500 • Atlanta, Georgia 30303

Carlos Campos, Interim Director 
404-330-6558, office 
404-617-5073, cell 
cacampos@atlantaga.gov

Melissa Mullinax, Senior Communications Officer 
404-330-6756 (office)
404-825-2430 (cell)
mjmullinax@atlantaga.gov 


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 1/6/2014

City of Atlanta Provides Temporary Emergency Shelter    


ATLANTA - The City of Atlanta's Mayor's Office of Constituent Services, in conjunction with the Department of Parks and Recreation, has opened the Old Adamsville Recreation Center at 5:00 p.m. tonight as a temporary emergency shelter to provide warmth and sleeping cots for Atlanta residents. The Center, located at 3304 Delmar Lane, will be open and staffed until Wednesday morning, January 8, 2014.  

If the need arises, the City will open additional temporary emergency shelters.

Residents needing assistance during this frigid weather should call the Mayor's Office of Constituent Services between the hours of 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. at 404-330-6023. 

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