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SHELTER STATUS: Saturday February 27, 5:00 pm


February 27, 2010

5:00 PM


Warming Centers

Lincoln County

Open from 8:00 am until 8:00 pm unless otherwise noted

  • Wiscasset Fire Department, 51 Bath Road/Route 1
  • Waldoboro Fire Department, 1600 Atlantic/Route 1
  • Bremen Fire Department, 6 Ledge Land
  • Dresden Fire Department, 1075 Middle Road
  • Boothbay Center Fire Department, 911 Wiscasset Road/Route 27 OPEN 24 HOURS
  • Westport Island Fire Station, Route 144 OPEN 24 HOURS

Other Services Available:

  • Boothbay YMCA - showers available if individuals mentions “Red Cross” #

  • Damariscotta YMCA - showers available if individuals mentions “Red Cross”

Knox County:

  • Cushing Fire Department, 39 Cross Road, until power is restored

Note: Warming Centers are locations where the public can go for brief periods of time to warm up if they have no heat sources at home. Warming Centers do not provide meals or overnight accommodations.


Lincoln County

  • Wiscasset Community Center, 242 Gardiner Road, Wiscasset, opening Saturday evening at 6:30 pm.

    • Individuals are asked to bring their own pillows and blankets. This is a pet-friendly shelter. Volunteers to help at the shelter are also welcome.

York County

  • Saco Community Center (Pet Friendly), 75 Franklin Street
  • Marshwood High School (Pet Friendly), 626 Dow Highway/Route 236

Pet Sheltering is available at the Animal Welfare Society in Kennebunk, 46 Holland Road, West Kennebunk. Please go through York County EMA (324-1578)for a referral. They have room to accommodate 6-8 dogs, 10 cats and unlimited smaller animals.

Sagadahoc County

  • American Red Cross Midcoast Chapter Office, 16 Community Way, Topsham

Note: The Red Cross Shelters have overnight accommodations and hot meals will be served.





Last update: 07/20/10