Additional Shelters Opening In Orange County
WHAT: Orange County Government is announcing two more shelters opening today for Hurricane Ian evacuees.
WHEN: September 28, 2022
WHERE: Two more shelters will be opening this afternoon at 5 p.m. in Orange County to assist Hurricane Ian evacuees. These shelters are:
- Timber Springs Middle School – 16001 Timber Park Lane, no pets
- Southwest Middle School – 6450 Dr. Phillips Blvd., no pets
Earlier today changes were made to two other shelters:
- Oak Ridge High School shelter is no longer able to take in new evacuees.
- Memorial Middle School opened for general population, no pets.
The following shelters continue to operate and are accepting evacuees:
- Apopka High School – Housing general population and is pet friendly.
- Ocoee High School – Housing general population, no pets.
- Dr. Phillips High School – Housing general population, no pets.
- Timber Creek High School – Housing general population and is pet friendly.
For Orange County residents requiring a Special Needs/Medical Shelter please call 3-1-1.
Please refer to the website www.OCFL.net/Shelters for important information on what to bring with you to a shelter and get the latest information on more shelter openings in Orange County if needed.