Given this weekend’s forecast for cold weather and possible snow, severe weather shelter capacity is being extended:
- King County Severe Weather Shelter is open Friday night, Feb. 24, Sunday night, Feb. 26 and Monday night, Feb. 27, at the King County Administration Building at 500 4th Avenue in Seattle. The Severe Weather shelter is open from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. and serves up to 50 adult men.
- Emergency overflow shelter will be available Saturday night, Feb. 25, at the William Booth Center at 811 Maynard Ave. South. Up to 50 adult men will be served at this location SATURDAY NIGHT ONLY.
- Women needing shelter during this period should go to the City Hall Shelter at 4th & Cherry in Seattle at 7 p.m.
Referrals are not required for emergency shelter.
These services are staffed by the Salvation Army. For weekday information, please contact 206-684-0231.
For additional information on homelessness services and response, visit http://www.seattle.gov/homelessness.