Shelters available for Madison County flood victims

The following is a press release from the Madison County EMA regarding shelter information for flood victims in Madison County.

The Madison County Emergency Management Agency reports the following updated shelter information for the Daniel Boone Chapter for the American Red Cross:

" First Christian Church at 412 W. Main Street in Richmond will be re-opening as a functional shelter at 5:00 PM today.

" Church on the Rock at 1049 Richmond Road (between Richmond and Berea) is now on standby status as a shelter.

The phone number for the local chapter of the American Red Cross is: 623-1336.

Due to the flash flood event for Madison County and surrounding counties, several roads and areas remain hazardous. Madison County EMA advises residents to never attempt to cross water-covered roadways.

Madison County residents my report flood damage to the Madison County Emergency Management Agency at 624-4787.


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