Additional crisis cold weather overnight shelters and daytime warming centers have opened as Springfield churches, local nonprofits and the City work together to provide respite from dangerous temperatures and wind chills. Many of the shelters are full and people are sheltering in place.
Use the sheltersgf app for up-to-the-minute updates on shelter availability, visit https://cpozarks.org/programs/ccws/ or follow the Crisis Cold Weather Shelter Updates Facebook group for up-to-the-minute information.
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For more information, contact Cora Scott, Director of Public Information & Civic Engagement, at 417-380-3352 or Pastor Christie Love at 417-733-2089,