Saturday, August 25 2012, 06:02 PM EDT
Shelters will open in Palm Beach County
WEST PALM BEACH -- Palm Beach County emergency officials met today to discuss protective actions required in Palm Beach County based on the track of Tropical Storm Isaac. Palm Beach County is under a Tropical Storm Warning. A local state of emergency was declared at 3:00 P.M. At this time, the following action will be taken:
· Host shelters will open up for those residents who live in flood prone areas or sub-standard housing. Shelters will open at 6 A.M. Sunday. Those shelters are listed below:
Saint John First Missionary Baptist Church
600 Southwest 8th Street
Belle Glade, FL 33430
Westgate Park and Recreation Center
3691 Oswego Avenue
West Palm Beach, Fl 33409
West Boynton Park and Recreation Center
6000 Northtree Blvd.,
Lake Worth, FL 33463
· Palm Beach County libraries will be closed on Sunday.
· Palm Beach County parks will be closed on Sunday.
· Palm Tran Fixed Route and Palm Tran Connection service on Sunday is cancelled.
· All activities at Palm Beach County schools on Sunday are cancelled.
A news conference will be held at 6:00 P.M. Saturday at the Palm Beach County Emergency Operations Center and will have updated information.
Get a kit. Make a plan. Be informed.